Morningstar Blog

Customer Testimonials: How Morningstar Products Deliver in Tough Conditions

March 25, 2021

When tough conditions meet tough climates in systems with no room for failure, professionals turn to Morningstar products. Morningstar has been the trusted brand of choice for off-grid solar installations powering schools and communities in remote villages, off-shore oil rigs, and earthquake monitoring stations.  

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7 Tips for Sizing Your PV Array to Meet Your System Goals

February 22, 2021

Solar charge controllers offer a variety of input voltage windows. Let’s explore several examples of where making the right choices can not only prevent system problems but give you an advantage in your system’s performance and solve a few unique challenges!

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Our Customer-First Philosophy

December 11, 2020

At Morningstar, we aren’t in the business of claiming to provide exemplary support; we believe our clients are the only ones that can make such a statement. What we can do is work extremely hard at providing support that we ourselves would expect to receive. 

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Continuous product investment approach

November 17, 2020

Morningstar was a little ahead of the curve in 2003, but our commitment then and now is to design products that can react to the shifting needs and expectations of our customers. It requires forward-thinking in the design of the product itself, but more importantly it requires an ongoing commitment to “Sustaining Engineering” (SE).

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Company Culture: Our (Not So) Secret Sauce

October 9, 2020

At Morningstar, our (Not So) Secret Sauce revolves around the longevity of our employees, products, and customers and the transparency and honesty in all our interactions. 

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Take a video “deep dive” into Morningstar’s legendary charge controllers

September 19, 2020

Morningstar’s “secret sauce” isn’t really a secret– it’s a set of product and engineering principles and values unique to our brand. All this is why we’re happy to show you what’s inside a Morningstar. We’re confident that the deeper you look, the more you’ll agree with the leading solar installers and system designers who’ve made Morningstar “the solar charging experts”

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Morningstar Corporation Goes Virtual for Industry Conferences

August 26, 2020

With many of the solar and renewable industry’s biggest conferences moving to an all-online format this year, Morningstar Corporation has worked to bring our industry-leading innovations in off-grid technology to a virtual audience.

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Solar Lighting Guide

August 25, 2020

Greenshine New Energy, a user of ProStar charge controllers, published a thorough solar lighting guide for you to understand what to look for when searching for quality parts that will justify your investment. 

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From Our Webinar: Can Morningstar Controllers Be Used In Battery to Battery Charging Applications?

July 31, 2020

Each month we host a live webinar featuring the latest in charge controller and inverter technologies. Attendees have the opportunity to engage directly with our engineers to learn about the latest innovations in off-grid solar, and have their questions answered directly by our team.  This month we talked about battery to battery charging with Morningstar controllers.

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Grounding in Off-Grid Solar Systems

June 2, 2020

Understanding the difference between a chassis ground and an electrical ground allows you to maintain an efficient and long-lasting system. While understanding exactly how much current voltage is required in an electrical ground to offset the natural earth voltage is complex, when done correctly, it can prevent corrosion before it becomes visible.

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