SolarHybrid Systems for BTS sites


Brief Description of Project

Supply and installation of solar hybrid power systems for telecom BTS sites across the country

Location: Nigeria

Approx Value: $200,000

Year: 2008

Detailed Description

This project involvedthe supply and installation of solar hybrid power systems (solar system coupled with diesel generator) for telecom BTS sites owned by MTN and other telecom companies.BTS sites running purely on diesel generators were expensive to run besides being unreliable, especially in remote areas where access is difficult.

Scope of work:

  • Engineering – Design and Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Manufacture and Delivery
  • Installation and commissioning – by local partner SRBL
  • Provision of warranty


Equipment supplied included Fortune CP solar panels, charge controllers, AGM VRLA batteries and inverters.

Fortune CP implements solar and energy efficiency projects in the Africa and worldwide. Our solar systems are used by prominent companies and organisations such as Government (various ministries), Banks, Oil companies, Factories, Telecom companies, Hotels and others. The systems are used for electricity generation in residential buildings, commercial buildings, telecom BTS towers, rural electrification, schools and hospitals, farms and more.


Our Clients Include: