iLumen Adds PIDbox Mini 40A to product range

PIDbox referentie Deinze

iLumen developed the patented PIDbox technology, which contributes to the increase in yield and life extension of PV plants. Our company was recently able to add the PIDbox Mini 40A to its existing PIDbox product range. With the launch of the PIDbox Mini 40A, iLumen is responding to the evolution in the market where the […]

How to detect PID on your PV plant?

Drone inspectieCharacteristic 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 that solar modules are subjected to accelerated efficiency losses and therefore don't achieve the expected [...]

China develops huge solar energy park in space to provide the earth with green energy

China Zonne-energiepark

China is developing a giant solar energy park in space. That should eventually deliver green energy to the earth. According to specialists, the Chinese will have to overcome some major technical challenges. Solar energy from space is, according to the National Space Society (NSS) – an American non-profit that supports the development of space travel […]

Smappee launches Energy Monitor 2.0 App

Smappee Energy Monitor

Smappee is an energy monitoring system that gives you a clear view of the energy consumers in your home or business. With Smappee you can turn your house into a smart, energy-efficient home. Smappee provides you with real-time data about your electricity consumption and the associated costs. Smappee also allows you to operate devices from […]

How climate (un)friendly is the production of solar energy?

PV modules Desert

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 active in the PV sector for forty years.  “Electricity produced with coal expels 1,000 grams of carbon […]