oPEN Lab | Project Partner


Futech is a PV installer in the Belgian residential and industrial market. After its foundation in 2008, the company quickly grew into one of the largest and most reliable players in the Belgian PV industry. Futech distinguishes itself from other PV installers by its engineering approach, which allows the company to always offer its customers the best investment in the market.

Futech is part of the U2P Group, a group containing several companies active in renewable energy. The U2P Group also includes iLumen, a company with its own R&D department that is responsible for the development of product innovations that contribute to the optimal operation of a PV plant.

Role in Project

For the Residential Open Innovation Living Lab, Futech wishes to equip the homes that are part of the Genk Living Lab. Futech will use the following innovative techniques based on a service agreement: local energy production using solar modules including electrical and thermal storage, offering heat via heat networks and infrastructure around electric EV charging (unidirectional and /or bidirectional).