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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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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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Timelapse

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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Reiniging zonnepanelen

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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Energy Globe Award iLumen

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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