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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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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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PV modules Desert

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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Inverter

Risks associated with the under-dimensioning of the inverter of PV plants

An important point of attention when purchasing a PV plant, is the dimensioning of the inverter in relation to the solar panels. For example, one can opt for an over- or under-dimensioning of the inverter. In this article, we will [...]

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Project Manager iLumen participates in panel discussion with King Filip

In the context of 50 years of independence for the self-employed, Project Manager Ismaël Ben-Al-Lal participated in a panel discussion with King Filip of Belgium. Prime Minister Charles Michel and Denis Ducarme, Federal Minister for the Self-Employed, SME’s, Agriculture [...]

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