Successful implementation PIDbox on PV plant with Tigo optimizers

Tigo Optimizers

Tigo is the developer of products that solve solar shading issues and solar panel mismatching. As can be read here, the PIDbox of iLumen can without any problem be installed to solar panels with Tigo optimizers. Several successful results were already achieved on the field. On March 15, 2016, the PIDbox of iLumen was installed […]

PIDbox regenerates JA Solar panel with significant efficiency losses

EL test solar panels

Because of Potential Induced Degradation (PID), solar panels can suffer from yield losses up to 70%. iLumen developed the PIDbox, a device that increases the efficiency of solar panels affected by PID and extends their life. iLumen performed an electroluminescence (EL) test on a Ja Solar solar panel of 230Wp, which was put in operation 4 years ago. Solar panels that […]

iESC team presentation – Team Cambria (Colombia): ‘Beginning of a new era!’

All teams are currently preparing their participation at the 24 hours iLumen European Solar Challenge. During the next weeks, each team will be presented on the iESC website. Today we introduce you the Colombian Team Cambria. The team “The Cambria team is based at EAFIT University (Medellin) and it’s a spin off of previous WSC efforts”, […]