Cabinet clears proposal to set up ‘green hospital’ at AIIMS

A statement said the objective of the project is to contribute to the efficient use of energy and the protection of the environment in India.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:November 23, 2016 10:35 pm

The Cabinet on Wednesday cleared a proposal to sign an agreement between a Japanese organisation, the Finance Ministry and the Health Ministry to set up a ‘green hospital’ demonstration project at AIIMS in New Delhi.

A statement said the objective of the project is to contribute to the efficient use of energy and the protection of the environment in India by installing the energy efficient and IT-related equipment in AIIMS Delhi and demonstrating the energy management system and IT system.

Efforts will be made to widely disseminate the technology in India through demonstration of the equipment, it said.