MTN INNOVATION CENTER
Commision Date: March 2022
Installed Capacity: 65.5kWp
Service: EPC and O&M
Type: grid-connected solar PV installation
Location: Kigali, Rwanda
MTN innovation center, a commercial building in Kigali Rwanda.
Engineering, procurement and construction for the implementation of a rooftop grid-connected system for the MTN innovation center in Kigali, Rwanda. The system was designed to be able to operate with the grid and the existing diesel generator, in order to maintain operation even during grid outages. This allows MTN to lower their dependence on the national grid and lower their diesel consumption. The project is done in two phases. A first phase of 65.5kWp which will be completed by the end of March 2022 and a second phase of 139kWp to be implemented by Q4 2022 for a total of 196kWp.
EAP is in charge of the design & installation of the whole system, and procurement of the balance of system:
EAP is installing a rooftop structure with galvanized steel.
EAP is installing the solar PV system including solar panels and the grid-tie inverter.
EAP is installing and setting up the communication and monitoring system.
EAP is responsible for the commissioning of the solar PV system.