Powel signs a contract with Luminus, Belgian leader in green energy

Powel is proud to announce that Luminus has joined our growing list of European customers. 

Luminus has chosen Powel as a strategic partner to jointly develop an agile IT landscape to support their short-term operations and enhance their data management processes.

“The increase of renewables and decentralized production units makes the optimization world more complex and volatile.  The Powel solution will help us build a simple, agile and cost-effective optimization platform to maximise the value of our assets and ensure market compliance” says Gregory Michiels, Corporate Director Optimisation in Luminus.

Powel will implement their full-scale solution covering various modules over a three years project. 

“We are looking forward to work with Luminus, particularly in modelling their entire asset portfolio that covers a wide range of technologies and to support them in the development of their strategy with regards to data management” says Tom Darell, EVP in Powel. “This agreement with Luminus is in line with our solution strategy and is a very important milestone. They will use our integrated solution for their short-term optimisation operations covering the entire end-to-end process from data management to power plant optimisation, trading and market communication”.

For more information, please contact: 
Tom Darell, EVP Powel tom.darell@powel.com
(+47) 970 79 367


About Powel:
Powel AS provides business-critical software solutions and related services to energy and utilities markets, public sector and the construction industry. Our solutions are developed in close cooperation with our customers and technology partners. The company has more than 1300 customers in over 20 countries. Powel is a privately-owned company founded in 1996 with 400 employees, headquartered in Trondheim, Norway. The company has offices in seven countries, including in Düsseldorf, Germany and Basel, Switzerland. 

For more information, please go to https://www.powel.com/

About Luminus: Number one challenger in the Belgian energy market, Luminus is an electricity producer, energy supplier and energy services company. The company is one of the leaders in green energy development and production in Belgium, operating onshore wind farms and hydroelectric power plants. Luminus plays a key role in the country’s security of supply - it operates a wide range of gas power plants which balance variations in renewable energy production. Under its commercial brand, the company sells electricity, gas and energy services providing high quality service to 2 million residential and business customers, representing a commercial market share of about 20%. Luminus invests in the energy challenges of the future, proposing innovative energy efficiency solutions to its customers and pursuing its development in renewables.

For more information, please visit https://www.luminus.be