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27 03, 2020

Update: Regional Distribution Truck

2020-03-27T11:21:30+00:00March 27th, 2020|

ORCA is developing a distribution Plug-In Hybrid truck to be able to cope with future ZEZ (Zero Emission Zones) restrictions in cities and urban areas. The truck hardware build has [...]

27 03, 2020

Update: Optimisation Framework and Methodology

2020-03-27T11:14:17+00:00March 27th, 2020|

Cycling and calendar ageing tests are currently being performed at the VUB to characterise the bus prototype battery storage system with relevant State of Charge and State of Health algorithms. [...]

27 09, 2019

The ORCA Demonstrators

2019-09-27T09:31:21+00:00September 27th, 2019|

ORCA will produce two hybrid demonstrator vehicles: a truck and a bus. They will be exhibited at the project’s final event which will take place at TNO’s premises in Helmond, [...]

27 09, 2019

ORCA at Upcoming H2020 Project Workshop

2019-09-27T09:30:37+00:00September 27th, 2019|

ORCA will participate in the poster session of GHOST and iModBatt’s workshop. The workshop will be held on 18 October in San Sebastian and it will focus on reducing the [...]

29 04, 2019

Bluways Joins ORCA as New Project Partner

2019-04-29T08:47:18+00:00April 29th, 2019|

ORCA partners are pleased to announce the addition of Bluways to the ORCA project.  Bluways’ expertise is in optimising energy storage life cycles, performance, stability, and reliability in the scalable [...]

29 04, 2019

ORCA at the International Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS)

2019-04-29T09:34:07+00:00April 29th, 2019|

ORCA project partner Vrije Universiteit Brussel will present two project related papers at the upcoming EVS32. Researcher Duong Tran will present his paper, Co-Design Approach and Optimization for Plug-In Hybrid [...]