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160MW NOORo I Parabolic Trough CSP Project

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   2019-4-8

Project Schedule


 ● February, 2016, Official inaugurated  

 ● December, 2015, Commercial operations of Noor Ouarzazate I commence

 ● March, 2014, First parabolic mirrors installed on the solar field

 ● June, 2013, Financial close

 ● June, 2013, Construction begins

 ● April, 2013, Engineering Procurementand Construction (EPC) contract 

    awarded to Acciona, SENER Ingeniería y Construcción (SENER) and TSK 

    Energía y Plantas Industriales

 ● November, 2012, MASEN and ACWA Power consortium sign a PPA for the 

    sale of the net electricity output of the Noor Ouarzazate I CSP IPP. MASEN 

    and ONEE sign a PSA for the sale and dispatch of the power

 ● September, 2012, MASEN announces ACWA Power consortium as preferred  

    bidder

 ● August, 2011, RFPs amended (further RFP amendment in February 2012)

 ● May, 2011, Request for Proposals (RFPs) launched

 ● March, 2010, Request for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) launched by MASEN

   Full report 

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Project Overview


Located in Ouarzazate Morocco, NOOR Ouarzazate (NOORo) is one of the biggest solar energy complex in the world. Consisting of four phases, NOORo project is part of Moroccan Renewable Energy Plan, which aims to 42% of RE installed capacity in national energy mix in 2020, and 52% in 2030 in Morocco. The NOORo I, II and III are CSP projects, with total capacity of 510MW, and the fourth NOORo IV is a 72MW PV project.


NOORo I is a 160MW Trough CSP plant, with 3 hours' storage system. The annual electricity production is expected to be 500GWh, and annual CO2 reduction 140,000 tons.


Basic Information

Location

Ouarzazate, Morocco   30°59'40.00"N   6°51'48.00"W

DNI

2635 kWh/m²

Installed  Capacity

160MW

Technology

Parabolic Trough

Storage

3h

Starting  Date

May 10,2013

Developer

ACWA Power Ouarzazate

EPC

SENER, Acciona, TSK

Status

Operational

COD

Feb.2016

Annual  Electricity Generation

~520GWh

PPA/Tariff  Period

25 years

PPA/Tariff  Rate

~US$ cents 18.9 per kWh

Reflector  Technology

SENERTrough

Reflector  Area

1308000 m2

Loop  NO.

400

Tank  Dimension

Height 14m; Diameter  46.5m

Heat  Storage Capacity

1269MWth

Solar-Field  Inlet Temp

293ºC

Solar-Field  Outlet Temp

393ºC

Water  Consumption

~1700000 m3/yr

Cooling  Method

Wet Cooling

Land  Size

458 hectare

                          

Project Participants

                                                                                                                 

Component/Service

Supplier

Collector

SENER

Reflector

Flabeg

HCE

Schott PTR 70

HTF Oil

Dow Chemical

Salt Melting

Herlogas

Trough Structure

MADE  (Invertaresa), Delta Holding

Steam Turbine

Siemens

HTF Pump & Molten Salt Pump

Flowserve

Back up Boiler

Sugimat S.L.

Steel Structure

Maghreb Steel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

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