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Energy expert: “Belgium must follow neighboring countries and invest massively in green energy”

The issue of the possible power outage in Belgium during the coming winter is currently talk of town. According to expert Marc-Philippe Botte, this problem can eventually be met with solar and wind energy.However, a frequently heard criticism is [...]

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Beautiful timelapse gives a look back at 24 hours iLumen European Solar Challenge (video)

The 24 hours iLumen European Solar Challenge was a great success despite the disappointing weather conditions. Solar Team Twente won the race just like two years ago, while the Belgian team never really fought for victory because of bad [...]

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Visitor info session iLumen European Solar Challenge wins free PIDbox

During the weekend of September 22 and 23, iLumen organized a number of information sessions on Circuit Zolder about the most hot topics in the PV sector. Product innovations such as the efficiency-increasing PIDbox and home battery iLubat were also [...]

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Warning unrealistic yield promises after cleaning solar modules

In order to obtain the highest possible return from your solar modules, it is best to clean them on a regular basis. Depending on your location and the environmental factors, usually one cleaning per 1 to 5 years is [...]

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Dutch journalist impressed about iLumen’s PIDbox: “It recovers your PV modules”

Today iLumen is active in no less than 40 countries with its efficiency-increasing PIDbox. The Dutch journalist Warna Oosterbaan of newspaper NRC Handelsblad is one of the many foreign customers of iLumen.“For nearly six years now, I am a [...]

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Official Energy Globe Award certificate handed over to iLumen

Recently, iLumen was voted as the winner of the Energy Globe Award Belgium with its patented PIDbox. Today Martina Madeo of the organizing committee handed over the official Energy Globe Award certificate to iLumen. The Energy Globe Award was founded in [...]

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How climate (un)friendly is the production of solar energy?

Solar energy is often considered as one of the most environmentally friendly energy sources on earth. However, certain skeptics ask serious questions about the sustainability of solar panels.MO submitted this statement to experience expert Pierre Verlinden, who has been [...]

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iLumen wins Energy Globe Award Belgium

iLumen has won the Energy Globe Award Belgium. Experts from the Energy Globe evaluation committee evaluated more than 2.000 submissions from about 180 countries and designated iLumen’s patented PIDbox as the winner of the Belgian submissions. The PIDbox is a [...]

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iLumen applies Sigfox technology to energy-efficient PIDbox

Tessenderlo-based engineering firm iLumen developed the PIDbox a few years ago. This patented device boosts the performance of solar panels and extends their lifetime. The PIDbox is currently sold on both consumer and professional markets in some 40 countries. In [...]

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