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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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Intersolar Europe Innovation and Application Forum

Presentation iLumen at ‘Innovation and Application Forum’ Intersolar Europe

As iLumen was nominated last year as a finalist for the Intersolar Europe Awards (category ‘photovoltaics’, our company was invited to give a presentation at the ‘Innovation and Application Forum’ at the Intersolar Europe fair in Munich. Project Manager Ismaël [...]

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INtersolar Europe 2017

Livestream iLumen booth at Intersolar Europe 2017

Just like previous years, iLumen is present as an exhibitor at Intersolar Europe 2017, the largest PV fair in the world. Intersolar Europe takes place in Munich from today to Friday, June 2.  During Intersolar Europe, iLumen will present its [...]

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PIDbox series versus parallel

The difference between PIDbox iLumen and other PID solutions explained

Solar power is one of the best solutions to provide residential and non-residential buildings with renewable energy. One of the characteristics of solar panels is that they are subjected to efficiency losses due to Potential Induced Degradation or PID. [...]

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GSE

Italian energy regulator approves application PIDbox technology

Until recently, owners of PV plants in Italy were not allowed to make changes to their installation on penalty of loss of certificates. This measure made it impossible to connect efficiency enhancing devices like the PIDbox to solar panels.Due [...]

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PIDbox MIni

Independent testing agency shows significant solar panel efficiency losses

All types of solar panels are subjected to efficiency losses due to Potential Induced Degradation (PID). This phenomenon often occurs without the owner of the photovoltaic system being aware of it. The independent testing agency Solar Tester, commissioned by [...]

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PIDbox Mini

What makes the PIDbox solutions of iLumen different from other PID solutions?

Our Energy Advisors are frequently asked in which sense the PIDbox of iLumen is different from other PID solutions in the market. The answer could not be any more straightforward. The PIDbox of iLumen increases the efficiency of PV modules and [...]

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PIDbox Mini

PIDbox Mini compatible with Kostal Piko inverters

The PIDbox Mini of iLumen increases the efficiency of solar panels and extends their lifetime. This device is unique in the sense that it operates independently of the inverter and therefore never will harm warranty. In other words, the PIDbox [...]

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Tigo

PIDbox iLumen compatible with Tigo optimizers

Tigo is the developer of products that solve solar shading issues and solar panel mismatching. The PIDbox of iLumen can without any problem be installed to solar panels with Tigo optimizers.  Tigo TS4-O (source: tigoenergy.com) Several in-depth tests have proven the [...]

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