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Jordan, August 27, 2019
Philadelphia Solar installs largest hospital solar plant

Philadelphia Solar has installed the world’s largest hospital solar PV project at the Abdali Medical Center in Amman, Jordan.

The Abdali Medical Center project is one of the wheeling projects installed by Philadelphia Solar, a turnkey solution project to generate electricity for the centre that will cover its consumption, enabling it to better serve its patients by establishing a reliable source of clean energy.

The system consists of 25,090 Philadelphia Solar polycrystalline panels of 325 Wp each and Philadelphia Solar mounting structure solutions.

The capacity of the system is 8.2 MWp, which is considered to be the largest PV system installed for a single medical centre in the world, said a statement.

Philadelphia Solar is the first photovoltaic (PV) panel manufacturer company in the Mena region and has an annual PV production capacity of 500 MWp, in addition to automated steel production lines to manufacture corrosion resistance steel mounting structures with an annual capacity of 300 MWp.

Abdali Medical Center is a 200-bed multi-specialty hospital with the mission to provide best practice patient-centred care and promote research and education.