American Clinic EDGE Use Case

The Challenge

American Polyclinic, a vital outpatient healthcare provider in Oysterbay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, faced soaring utility bills and unreliable grid power. Their existing energy infrastructure, including two 5kVA diesel generators, proved inefficient, expensive, and environmentally unfriendly.

The Solution

Zola Electric, renowned for its innovative energy solutions, implemented a tailored 10kVA ZOLA EDGE system for American Polyclinic. This integrated system combined solar power, energy storage, and smart energy management to provide reliable, clean, and affordable electricity.

Project Detail

American Clinic

Dar Es Salaam

Installed Solution

5kVa | 3.5 kWp

ZOLA EDGE's Impact:

By adopting the ZOLA EDGE system, American Polyclinic aimed to significantly reduce energy costs, enhance reliability, minimize environmental impact, and improve the overall patient experience.

56.94 kWh

Daily Grid Intake

147.03 kWh

Daily Solar Consumption

177.84 kWh

Daily Total Consumption


Solar Energy Offset
(significantly reducing reliance
on the grid)

  • Uninterrupted Power:
    The ZOLA EDGE system ensures continuous power for critical medical equipment, eliminating disruptions and improving patient care. This has led to a 20% reduction in patient complaints related to power outages.

  • Cost Savings:
    The clinic saves $300 monthly on generator fuel costs, reallocating these funds to enhance patient care services. Additionally, they’ve cut overall maintenance and fuel expenses by 30%.

  • Outage Resilience:
    During grid outages, the battery backup within the ZOLA EDGE system provides 24/7 power, saving an estimated $50 per outage in lost productivity and potential medical complications.

  • Environmental Impact:
    By substantially reducing reliance on fossil fuels, the polyclinic significantly lowers its carbon footprint, contributing to a greener Dar es Salaam.

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