Author - Ilumen

PID verloop

‘3 to 6 percent of yield losses is sufficient to render PV projects financially nonviable’

Characteristic for PV installations is that they will underperform as a result of Potential Induced Degradation or PID. PID occurs on all photovoltaic panels, often without the owner of the installation being aware of it. PID can occur within weeks [...]

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Kristof Gaukema T2 Campus

iLumen engineer builds own off-grid battery system during training T2 Campus

Kristof Gaukema, Project Engineer at iLumen, has given a training on battery storage systems for PV plants in collaboration with T2 Campus in Genk. Together with his students Kristof built an off-grid system with lithium, lead acid or saltwater battery. Kristof, [...]

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Intersolar Europe 2019 iLumen

iLumen exhibitor at Intersolar Europe trade fair in Munich

From Wednesday, May 15 through Friday, May 17, iLumen will participate as an exhibitor at Intersolar Europe in Munich, the world’s largest trade fair in the solar panel sector. iLumen will present its product innovations, including the PIDbox, to the [...]

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PID free label zonnepanelen

Independent research confirms ‘PID free’ solar modules are not free from degradation

Potential Induced Degradation (PID) occurs on all photovoltaic modules, often without the owner of the installation being aware of it. Because of this phenomenon the solar modules degrade faster and therefore don’t achieve the expected return during their lifetime. However, [...]

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iLumen presents PIDbox technology at Solarex fair in Istanbul

In collaboration with official reseller Cleanglobe, iLumen currently participates in Solarex. This renowned solar energy exhibition takes place in Istanbul from Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 april. Solarex is an extremely suitable platform where the newest technologies in the [...]

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iLubat STEM building

iLumen equips PV plant STEM building with home battery iLubat

The Provincial Institute Lommel (Provil) recently developed a number of strategic goals for sustainable development. In November 2015, the ‘STEM-building’ project was conceived and started in this context.The STEM building is an innovative and sustainable BEN building (almost energy [...]

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