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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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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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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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Solar energy surpasses energy from coal, gas and nucleair power at all levels

Last week the report ‘Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2018’ from UN Environment, the Frankfurt School-UNEP Collaborating Center and Bloomberg New Energy Finance was published. The report generated some remarkable conclusions.In 2017, no less than 98 GW of [...]

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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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Solar energy breaks all records in emerging and developing countries

In emerging countries, new solar modules are being installed at an unprecedented rate. China is the absolute leader, with in 2016 alone 26 gigawatts of new capacity.According to the specialized agency Bloomberg New Energy Finance, growth and developing countries [...]

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Solar module manufacturer JA Solar claims world record

Solar panel manufacturer JA Solar recently announced by means of a press release that it produced panels with a peak power higher than 325 watts. These are monocrystalline Silicon panels with the innovative PERC technology.PERC (passivated emitter rear cell) technology [...]

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