Morningstar News

Happy Holidays!

December 16, 2014

Morningstar wishes all of its distributors, dealers, employees, and other stakeholders a happy holiday season and a healthy, happy and successful 2015.  The Morningstar Team will be finalizing its partner award nominations and selections, and delivering recognition and awards to those distributors, dealers, and partners whose accomplishments far exceeded expectations in 2014.  The company will hold its holiday party for employees on 12/17/2014 in Jessup, Maryland USA.  The event will allow for celebration, recognition of achievement, and announcements about company plans for an exciting 2015, including new product developments and marketing initiatives.

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Non-profit GridAlternatives Chooses Morningstar For Nicaragua Off-grid Solar Project

November 5, 2014

Non-profit GridAlternatives chose Morningstar Sunsaver MPPT charge controllers and SureSine inverters for an off-grid solar energy project to supply power to community buildings, heath clinics and schools in Nicaragua.  Installation is expected to be completed in early 2015.

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Morningstar Posts Record-High Revenues in Q3 of 2014

October 2, 2014

Morningstar achieved record high quarterly revenues in Q3 of 2014.  Sales were up in almost every geographical territory including gains in South America as a result of large off-grid project wins.  Morningstar products that had a big impact on driving the high growth included the TriStar MPPT and SunSaver charge controllers.  

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TriStar MPPT Controllers In Large Off-grid South American Street Light Project

September 3, 2014

Over 4,000 TriStar MPPT charge controllers are being installed in a large off-grid solar street light project in Brazil.  The TriStar MPPT was chosen for its outstanding reputation for high performance and reliability, and Morningstar’s ability to delivery large quantities of product in a very short time period.

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Morningstar’s SureSine Inverter Installations In Fiji Home Systems

August 7, 2014

Morningstar’s SureSine inverter is being installed in 1200 solar home systems across many of the islands of Fiji. Built to industrial standards, the SureSine was chosen for its sealed, transformer-based construction capable of withstanding the harsh tropical and marine environment of the island nation.

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Morningstar’s String Sizing Calculator Has Been Updated

July 8, 2014

We are happy to inform you that the Morningstar string sizing calculator has been updated. This string sizer is used to determine the number of PV modules you may use with any Morningstar controller while staying within the controller specs.  Thousands of additional modules from new manufacturers were added to the database, and the new interface displays additional information and specifications associated with your module and product selections.

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See Morningstar At The Midwest Renewable Energy Association Fair

June 15, 2014

We invite you to stop by Booth C12 at the Midwest Renewable Energy Association Fair in Custer, Wisconsin from June 20-22, 2014.  Morningstar will be showcasing the TriStar MPPT™ 30 Amp and TriStar MPPT™ 600V charge controllers along with our Ground Fault Protection Device.  Also on-display we will have our entire line of PWM & MPPT controllers, our SureSine™ inverters and our complete line of accessories.

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Morningstar’s 2014-2015 Product Catalog Is Now Available

May 30, 2014

We are pleased to announce the availability of our 2014-2015 Product Catalog. To help you select the perfect model for your off-grid Photovoltaic (PV) system needs, Morningstar’s new product catalog includes:  Detailed product information  Preliminary information on two of our latest innovative product additions: TriStar MPPT™ 600V Controller Ground Fault Protection Device Family Furthermore, we have added a new PV application and a power source cross reference guide as well as a comprehensive TrakStar™ MPPT technology overview.

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Now Available, Morningstar’s New TriStar MPPT™ 600V Charge Controller and Ground Fault Protection Device Products

December 12, 2013

At this year’s Solar Power International conference in Chicago, Illinois (October 21st – 24th) Morningstar Corporation is pleased to announce that our new TriStar MPPT 600V charge controller (TS-MPPT-600V) and Ground Fault Protection Device (GFPD) product line families are now available.   Read more…

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Morningstar Introduces Two New Product Innovations at Intersolar Europe 2013

December 12, 2013

The TriStar MPPT™ 600V charge controller and the Ground Fault Protection Device Morningstar Introduces Two New Product Innovations at Intersolar Europe 2013 – The TriStar MPPT” 600V charge controller and the Ground Fault Protection Device  Read more…

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