Power Generation

Healthcare & Hospitals

Whether your healthcare facility has 10 beds or 10,000, backup power is essential when lives are at stake. We provide highly dependable solutions to ensure continuous power supply—from gas-powered cogeneration systems to emergency diesel generator sets. That’s why mtu systems are trusted in hospitals all over the world, providing reliable  power – and peace of mind. Medical facilities all over the world, along with the the communities they support, depend on our emergency generator sets for critical power.  

  Our diesel generator sets cover a complete power range, featuring an industry-leading average load factor, reliability and availability. They also offer one-step load acceptance to assure reliable power supply. Through superior design and engineering, We offer medical professionals the assurance they need. Since hospitals also require reliable continuous heat and power, we offer gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) cogeneration systems that operate 24/7, all from one trusted source. Our CHP systems provide tremendous efficiency, cost savings and environmental benefits, along with the assurance of independent heat and power if local grids fail or are unreliable.

Hospital Backup Power

Continuous Power and Standby Power


We rigorously analyze the power generation demands of your business and staff, as well as the applicable standards, guidelines, deadlines, and local conditions. That allows us to design the optimal solution for standby power, continuous-prime power, or microgrids & hybrid solutions to prevent future problems.


Our wide-ranging experience helps guarantee on-time development and delivery of your standby generator or prime power generator solution. Network communication and power distribution are enabled by our flexible decentralized control strategies.


We ensure optimum operation and integration of your standby generator and prime power generator with the local power grid and control network, including software implementation, emergency simulation, test runs and training.


We can provide 24/7 power generation system monitoring and comprehensive on-site service for all components conducted by experienced technicians with expert knowledge of regional standards and how to apply them.

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Emergency Power for the Charité - Europe's largest university hospital

20 February 2017

Since July 2010, two mtu emergency backup gensets have been standing by to ensure that the Campus Charité Mitte north section of the Charité University Hospital in Berlin can continue functioning normally even if there is a mains power outage. The generator units are based on mtu type 12V 4000 G23 diesel engines with a combined electrical output of roughly 1,700 kVA and can be up and running inside ten seconds. mtu supplied a turnkey system — as well as the diesel gensets it includes cooling, fuel and exhaust systems, air supply and extraction system and control system.

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