PID

Drone inspectie

How to detect PID on your PV plant?

Characteristic for PV plants is that they will underperform as a result of Potential Induced Degradation or PID. This phenomenon occurs on all types of PV plants, often without the owner of the installation being aware of it. PID implies [...]

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Aftopping SMA

Defective inverter with transfo? Transformerless inverter with PIDbox is THE solution

Independent research of Solar Tester shows that more than two thirds of solar modules of 10 years or younger is suffering from efficiency losses greater than 20% due to Potential Induced Degradation or PID.PID occurs on all photovoltaic panels, [...]

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PIDbox referentie Deinze

Why the integration of a PIDbox extends the lifetime of your PV system

The PIDbox of iLumen increases the efficiency of your PV plant. In addition, this patented device also extends the life of your installation. Independent research by Thomas More College, KU Leuven Association, shows that the PIDbox increases the efficiency of [...]

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PIDbox Mini indoor

Residential PIDbox customer wins 500 kWh every year thanks to PIDbox

The PIDbox of iLumen increases the efficiency of solar modules and extends their life. Independent research by Thomas More College, KU Leuven Association, shows an average efficiency gain of 7.5% after installation of this patented device. Thanks to the [...]

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PIDbox SolarEdge Italiê

PIDbox technology successfully applied to Italian installation with SolarEdge power optimizers

The efficiency-enhancing PIDbox of iLumen is distributed today in more than 40 countries. Recently, we received the results of an interesting reference project in Italy of a PV plant with SolarEdge technology that was equipped with a PIDbox. The power [...]

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EU Gateway Korea

iLumen participant in EU Gateway business mission to Korea

A few months ago iLumen submitted its candidacy for participation in the trade mission ‘Green Energy Technologies’ to Korea, organized by the European Union. The jury has withheld the dossier about the PIDbox, the patented device that increases the [...]

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PID coating patent

iLumen acquires patent PID coating for American market

Over time, solar modules suffer efficiency losses due to Potential Induced Degradation. To cope with this phenomenon, iLumen developed the PIDbox, a device that increases the efficiency of solar panels and extends their lifespan. In order to obtain the highest [...]

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EU Gateway business missie iLumen Japan

iLumen participant in European Union trade mission to Japan

A few months ago iLumen submitted its candidacy for participation in the trade mission ‘Green Energy Technologies’ to Japan, organized by the European Union. The jury has withheld the dossier about the PIDbox, the patented device that increases the [...]

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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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PIDbox Light

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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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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Smart PSU

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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iLumen's Pidbox

Why iLumen’s PIDbox is the only PID solution that prevents from and cures efficiency losses

The PIDbox of iLumen increases the yield of PV modules and extends their life. This patented device is unique in the sense that it is the only PID solution in the market that is installed in series between the [...]

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SmartPSU PIDbox Mini

Installation video Smart PSU PIDbox Mini

The PIDbox of iLumen increases the yield of PV modules and extends their lifetime. When purchasing iLumen’s PIDbox, a Smart Power Supply Unit is by default included with a standard supplied AC-cable to connect the power supply. The Smart PSU makes the installation [...]

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Production PIDbox Mini

A look behind the scenes of the PIDbox production process

The PIDbox is a device that increases the efficiency of solar panels and extends their service life. iLumen is proud that the entire production and assembly process of this device takes place in Belgium.The video below gives you a [...]

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drone inspectie

Infrared drone inspection shows PID at industrial PV plants

In order to detect possible defects or problems of solar panels, an inspection is necessary on a regular base. An alternative way of inspection is an infrared inspection by drone. The image below shows infrared images of a drone inspection [...]

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Intersolar Europe 2017 livetest

PIDbox regenerates degraded solar panel at fast pace during Intersolar Europe

The PIDbox of iLumen increases the yield of solar panels which suffer from efficiency losses due to Potential Induced Degradation. In combination with PIDcoating, the regeneration process is significantly accelerated. During a live test at Intersolar Europe in Munich, [...]

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