News

December 3, 2019

ORC-Plus was featured in the 6th edition of the joint Horizon 2020 CSP Project Newsletter (29 November 2019) with 3 important activities related to the project.

November 12, 2019

After 54 months, the ORC-Plus project came to an end on 31 October 2019. On this occasion, the ORC-Plus team has released the final brochure of the project which presents:  

  • the project's main solutions to tackle CSP related-challenges,

  • the main objectives, 

  • a special timeline of the project's achievements, 

  • results and key figures, 

  • impacts for energy, environment and society, 

  • ...

November 7, 2019

After 54 months, the H2020 ORC-Plus project came to an end on 31 October 2019. Therefore, the whole consortium gathered on 30 October 2019 in Ben Guerir, Morocco for the final meeting of the project.

On this occasion, the consortium discussed the various results and achieved objectives of ORC-Plus, as well as the possibilities for further collaboration and future enhancement of the project. 

Also, the ORC-Plus team created a fin...

September 27, 2019

On 24 September 2019, the ORC-Plus consortium organised its final event Ben Guerir, Morocco. The Final Info Day featured conference sessions about the project and side visits in the Green Energy Park.

July 16, 2019

ORC-Plus took part in the 6th edition of the CSP Plaza Conference, that was held in Suzhou, China, from 10 to 12 July 2019.

June 26, 2019

ORC-Plus took part in the Smart Energies Expo conference, that was held in Paris, France on 17 & 18 June 2019. 

We shared a booth with two other H2020 CSP projects, which was a good opportunity to network and promote ORC-Plus among energy experts from a wide range of sectors. Also, Euronovia - ORC-Plus partner for dissemination and communication activities - introduced the project within a general presentation about H2020 calls...

April 25, 2019

ORC-Plus was featured in the 5th edition of the joint

Horizon 2020 CSP Project Newsletter, that was released on 16 April 2019. The newsletter highlighted the completed installation on site of the TES pilot in the CSP plant located in the Benguerir Green Energy Park (Morocco). You can consult the entire newsletter here

The H2020 CSP Projects Newsletter is a joint biannual publication which provided updates about 16 EU-funded pr...

December 6, 2017

You did not manage to attend the second ORC-PLUS workshop on "An innovative middle-size
CSP plant for smart grids : a one day focus on storage" that was organised on the 27th of October 2017 in Freiburg, Germany by Fraunhofer-ISE ?

No worries, the videos of the workshop are now online on the Youtube playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvqwMGWoqL1HXRQKe-RFjPG9JaqSbUtgo

October 30, 2017

The EU project ORC-PLUS had its 6th project meeting in Freiburg, Germany on the 26th of October 2017! This was the time to discuss the progress of the project after 2 years and a half. All deliverables are available on the website and one big news should follow soon regardinng the finalisation of the installaion of the solar collectors.

This was also combined to a public workshop on Thermal Energy Storage. More than 40 people a...