Products MPPT Charge Controllers

ProStar MPPT

MPPT Charge Controllers

TriStar MPPT 600V

MPPT Charge Controllers

TriStar MPPT

MPPT Charge Controllers

SunSaver MPPT

MPPT Charge Controllers

EcoBoost MPPT

MPPT Charge Controllers

ProStar MPPT

PS-MPPT-25, PS-MPPT-25M, PS-MPPT-40, PS-MPPT-40M

Metered Version Non-Metered Version Bottom Heatsink Terminal Cover Removed Prostar MPPT™ solar charge controller is an advanced maximum power point tracking (MPPT) battery charger for off-grid photovoltaic (PV) systems up to 1100 watts. All versions include load control and TrakStar™ Technology to maximize PV efficiency and energy harvest. The ProStar design has been proven in over two decades of use in the world’s most demanding installations—and ProStar today reflects Morningstar’s policy of continuous improvement through regular upgrades and enhancements. Because Morningstar’s employee-owned culture never “rests on success,” ProStar customers can own both a legend and the latest in a single product. “Best of the best. Have used and seen many others. This is the most durable…” Watch the video to see what makes ProStar MPPT different from the inside out. > Datasheets > Operation Manuals > Quick Start Guides > Declaration of Conformity > MODBUS Document > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files > Datasheets > Manuals > Videos > Accessories > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files How to Buy Features Specs Datasheets Manuals Videos Applications Accessories Firmware Diagram Key features and benefits High Reliability – conformally coated circuit board, corrosion resistant terminals, premium high-frequency CoilCraft inductors, over-spec’d components, transient surge suppression, and lowest published failure rate in the industry. Automatic PV Based Lighting Control – field adjustable, multi-event load control enables powerful options for PV lighting systems. Maximizes Energy Harvest – using TrakStar MPPT Technology to determine and adjust to the true maximum power point as solar insolation changes throughout the day. MODBUS Communications – Solar Industry Standard MODBUS communications protocol allows for easy programming, control, remote data access and charge synchronization. SNMP Monitoring – when used with the EMC-1 accessory to enable your network management systems to display key solar power metrics and alert/fault codes. High Efficiency – at low, medium, and high output power levels to maximize energy harvest and minimize heat buildup inside the controller. High Strength – polycarbonate case and extruded aluminum heatsink. Data Logging – up to 256 days of detailed power and load data. Self Diagnostics – continuous monitoring and reporting of any errors through its status LED’s, optional display or communication port. Low Noise Design – meets US Federal Communications Commission Class B specifications. Meter – allows adjustments to charging, lighting, and load control settings without a computer. Fanless design for long-term reliability–no moving parts to fail, no dirt and debris sucked into the controller, and no parasitic load to reduce efficiency. A. Premium high-frequency CoilCraft surface mount inductors They’re worth it, because they provide the faster power “tracking” that lets us engineer this much power and control into a compact design. B. High-frequency design Combined with premium, “over-spec’d” components, this greatly improves control response which guards against system transients, regulation overshoot and overcurrent/overload conditions C. Built-in 4500W Transient Voltage Surge Suppression for lightning protection Nature do your worst–this controller can take it D. Large diameter, high torque, corrosion resistant terminals If you’ve ever trashed […]

TriStar MPPT 600V

Standard with DC Disconnect Box with Transfer Switch Pre-wired with GFPD The TriStar MPPT 600V™  is a breakthrough in charge controller design. By accepting PV array input up to 600 Voc, it enables installers to design systems with longer, fewer strings, reducing cabling and hardware which make installation and wiring easier and faster. Morningstar’s advanced digital engineering combined with superior thermal management make the TS-MPPT-600V with TrakStar technology the only charge controller in its class that doesn’t require a cooling fan or fans, making it both extremely reliable and efficient (with 97.9% peak efficiency). Ideal for DC-coupled energy storage applications. Available in four versions: TS-MPPT-60-600V-48: Standard TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB: with Disconnect Box TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB-TR: with DC Transfer Switch TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB-TR-GFPD: Pre-wired with Ground FaultProtection Device > Datasheets > Operation Manuals > Declaration of Conformity > MODBUS Document > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files > Datasheets > Manuals > Videos > Accessories > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files How to Buy Features Specs Datasheets Manuals Videos Applications Accessories Key features and benefits Accommodates PV systems > 150 Voc with long wire runs from the array to the controller. Uses Morningstar’s patented 4-stage charging algorithm to optimize battery health. Extensive system networking, monitoring and communications. Optimized for harsh environments and equipped with electronic protections. Enables battery back-up for grid-tied systems using more efficient DCcoupling system topology (as opposed to AC-coupling). Fanless design for long-term reliability. Specifications and Certifications Model TS-MPPT-60-600V-48 TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB-TR TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB-TR-GFPD *Input power can exceed Nominal Operating Power. Controller will limit and provide its rated continuous maximum output current into batteries. Charge Rating 60 amps 60 amps 60 amps 60 amps Max. PV Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) 600 volts 600 volts 600 volts 600 volts Nominal Battery Voltage 48V, custom programmableto 24V, 36V, and 60V 48V, custom programmableto 24V, 36V, and 60V 48V, custom programmableto 24V, 36V, and 60V 48V, custom programmableto 24V, 36V, and 60V Nominal max. Operating Power* – 48 volt battery 3200W 3200W 3200W 3200W Peak efficiency 97.9% 97.9% 97.9% 97.9% Battery Voltage Range 16-72V 16-72V 16-72V 16-72V PV Input Operating Voltage Range 100V to Voc = 525V 100V to Voc = 525V 100V to Voc = 525V 100V to Voc = 525V Self-Consumption 1.75 – 2.50W 1.75 – 2.50W 1.75 – 2.50W 1.75 – 2.50W Transient Surge Protection 4500 Watts/port 4500 Watts/port 4500 Watts/port 4500 Watts/port Voltage Accuracy <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV Operating Temperature Range -40 C to +45C -40 C to +45C -40 C to +45C -40 C to +45C Warranty 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years CE and RoHS compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes IEC 62109 Yes Yes Yes Yes ETL Listed [UL-1741 and Canadian CSA C22.2 No.107.1.01] Yes Yes Yes Yes FCC Class B Part 15 Compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes Manufactured in a Certified ISO 9001 Facility Yes Yes Yes Yes Datasheets Download the TriStar MPPT 600V Solar Charge Controller Datasheet. English / EN (English) Espanol / ES […]

TriStar MPPT

TS-MPPT-60, TS-MPPT-45

Metered Version Non-Metered Version The industry-leading TriStar MPPT™ with TrakStar Technology is an advanced maximum power point tracking controller for larger off-grid photovoltaic (PV) energy systems up to 3kWp. An iconic design, TriStars have been proven in solar installations around the globe and remain the first choice for designers of mission-critical systems where failure is not an option. “one of the best charge controllers out there… these things are tanks” > Datasheets > Manuals > Declaration of Conformity > MODBUS Document > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files > Datasheets > Manuals > Videos > Accessories > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files How to Buy Features Datasheets Manuals Videos Applications Accessories Firmware Key features and benefits Maximizes energy harvest – superior peak power tracking overconventional MPPT controllers. Highest peak efficiency for off-grid controllers in the industry: 99% (TS150). Built for reliability and performance, with an oversized heatsink andover-spec’d components. Fully-rated for operation at temperatures up to 45C. Extensive networking and communications features enable systemmonitoring, data logging, and adjustability. On-board RS-232 port included on all models; Ethernet included on all 60A models. Extensive electronic protections include short-circuit, over-current and reverse polarity to ensure the controller will not be damaged by wiring mistakes or overloads. Certified to IEC 62093 which establishes requirements for the design qualification of balance-of-system (BOS) components used in terrestrial photovoltaic (PV) systems. Fanless design for long-term reliability Specifications and Certifications Model TS-MPPT-30 TS-MPPT-45 TS-MPPT-60 TS-MPPT-60M *Input power can exceed Nominal Operating Power. Controller will limit and provide its rated continuous maximum output current into batteries. Charge Rating 30 amps 45 amps 60 amps 60 amps Max. PV Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) 150 volts 150 volts 150 volts 150 volts Nominal Battery Voltage 12V, 24V or 48V 12V, 24V or 48V 12V, 24V or 48V 12V, 24V or 48V Nominal max. Operating Power* – 12 volt battery 400W 600W 800W 800W Nominal max. Operating Power* – 24 volt battery 800W 1200W 1600W 1600W Nominal max. Operating Power* – 48 volt battery 1600W 2400W 3200W 3200W Peak efficiency 99% 99% 99% 99% Battery Operating Voltage Range 8-72Vdc 8-72Vdc 8-72Vdc 8-72Vdc Voltage Accuracy (12/24V) <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV Voltage Accuracy (48V) <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV <=0.1% +/- 100mV Operating Temperature Range -40 C to +45C -40 C to +45C -40 C to 45C -40 C to +45C Warranty 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years 5 Years Built-in meter Yes CE and RoHS compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes IEC 62109 Yes Yes Yes Yes ETL Listed [UL-1741 and Canadian CSA C22.2 No.107.1.01] Yes Yes Yes Yes FCC Class B Part 15 Compliant Yes Yes Yes Yes Manufactured in a Certified ISO 9001 Facility Yes Yes Yes Yes Datasheets Download the TriStar MPPT Solar Charge Controller Datasheet. English / EN (English) Espanol / ES (Spanish) Deutsch / DE (German) Francais / FR (French) Português / PT (Portuguese) Operation Manuals Download the TriStar MPPT Solar Charge […]

SunSaver MPPT

The SunSaver MPPT™ with TrakStar technology is the perfect charging solution for smaller off-grid solar systems up to 400Wp. An industrial-grade design proven in challenging applications and environments, SunSaver has been called the single most successful charge controller in the solar industry. “…an amazing product…well built, and well designed” > Datasheets > Operation Manuals > Quick Start Guides > Declaration of Conformity > MODBUS Document > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files > Datasheets > Manuals > Accessories > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files How to Buy Features Specs Datasheets Manuals Videos Applications Accessories Lighting Control Key features and benefits Maximum power point tracking (MPPT) optimally matches the solar array to the battery—no wasted PV electricity. Use of high voltage modules – In addition to 12V crystalline modules,enables use of high voltage modules for off-grid battery charging. Converts 36V or 24V arrays for use with either a 24V or 12V battery. Automatic Lighting Control – four programmable timer sequences for PV lighting applications using MSView. Extensive electronic protections include short-circuit, over-current and reverse polarity to ensure the controller will not be damaged by wiring mistakes or overloads. Specifications and Certifications Model SS-MPPT-15L *Input power can exceed Nominal Operating Power. Controller will limit and provide its rated continuous maximum output current into batteries. Charge Rating 15 amps Max. PV Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) 60 volts Nominal Battery Voltage 12V or 24V Nominal max. Operating Power* 200W/12V, 400W/24W Peak efficiency 97.5% Battery Voltage Range 7-36V Voltage Accuracy 1.0% Operating Temperature Range -40 C to +60C Warranty 5 Years Built-in meter CE and RoHS compliant Yes Approved for use in Hazardous Locations: Class 1, Division 2, Groups A-D Yes IEC 62109 Yes ETL Listed [UL-1741 and Canadian CSA C22.2 No.107.1.01] Yes FCC Class B Part 15 Compliant Yes Manufactured in a Certified ISO 9001 Facility Yes Datasheets Download the SunSaver MPPT Solar Charge Controller Datasheet. English / EN (English) Espanol / ES (Spanish) Deutsch / DE (German) Francais / FR (French) Português / PT (Portuguese) Operation Manuals Download the SunSaver MPPT Solar Charge Controller Manual. English / EN (English) Espanol / ES (Spanish) Deutsch / DE (German) Francais / FR (French) Português / PT (Portuguese) Lighting Control – English / EN (English) Videos Morningstar Charging Experts featuring SunSaver MPPT This 7 minute video features the internal and external components of Morningstar’s SunSaver Solar Charge Controllers and explains why Morningstar has been considered the “charging experts” for over a quarter of a century. Applications Accessories Lighting Control The SunSaver MPPT Lighting Control and Configuration document provides a detailed explanation on how to program dusk ’til dawn and other lighting control settings including multiple ON/OFF custom lighting/load timing settings. 

TS-MPPT-45

TS-MPPT-60

SS-MPPT-15L

TS-MPPT-60-600V-48

TS-MPPT-60-600V-48-DB

TS-MPPT-30

PS-MPPT-25

PS-MPPT-25M

PS-MPPT-40M

PS-MPPT-40

EcoBoost MPPT

EcoBoost

With Free Phone Holder Metered Version Non-Metered Version The EcoBoost MPPT™ solar charge controller brings Morningstar’s proprietary TrakStar Technology™ to our new line of Essentials controllers and accessories. The EcoBoost controllers automatically detect 12 or 24 V system configuration. They are highly efficient and accurate controllers designed to ensure that batteries attain a complete state of charge. They are also sophisticated load controllers. Using this feature to manage DC power consumption protects the batteries from over discharge and helps ensure long term system reliability. Small DC loads can be powered directly from the EcoBoost by way of two USB charging ports. Morningstar EcoBoost controllers act as the central brain of PV powered DC electrical systems up to 1,120 watts and offer outstanding value, performance and dependability. These controllers are designed for international markets and are not sold in the USA or Canada. > Datasheets > Operation Manuals > Declaration of Conformity > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files > Datasheets > Manuals > Videos > Accessories > Compare Products > String Sizer > Tech Support Files How to Buy Features Specs Datasheets Manuals Applications Accessories Key features and benefits Rugged, Maintenance-free DesignConformally coated circuit board and corrosion resistant terminals. Maximizes Energy HarvestUsing TrakStar MPPT technology to determine and adjust to the true maximum power point as solar insolation changes throughout the day. High EfficiencyAt low, medium, and high power levels. Optional MeterProvides access to system operational information including current and historical performance data. All EcoBoost “M” controllers include the meter. USB ChargingTwo USB ports with 3 amps of shared charging capacity to charge today’s modern mobile devices. Self DiagnosticsContinuous monitoring and reporting of any errors through its status LED’s, or its optional display. Lighting ControllerUses PV array to switch at dusk and dawn. Load ControllerConnect DC loads directly to the controller. Programmable load disconnect to protect batteries. PV Array FlexibilityEnables 2 modules in series to charge a 12V or 24V battery system. Specifications and Certifications Model EB-MPPT-20 EB-MPPT-20M EB-MPPT-30 EB-MPPT-30M EB-MPPT-40 EB-MPPT-40M *Input power can exceed Nominal Operating Power. Controller will limit and provide its rated continuous maximum output current into batteries. Charge Rating 20 amps 20 amps 30 amps 30 amps 40 amps 40 amps Max. PV Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) 120 volts 120 volts 120 volts 120 volts 120 volts 120 volts Nominal Battery Voltage 12V or 24V 12V or 24V 12V or 24V 12V or 24V 12V or 24V 12V or 24V Nominal max. Operating Power* – 12 volt battery 300W @40C 300W @40C 400W @40C 400W @40C 560W @40C 560W @40C Nominal max. Operating Power* – 24 volt battery 600W @40C 600W @40C 800W @40C 800W @40C 1120W @40C 1120W @40C Peak efficiency 98% 98% 98% 98% 98% 98% Battery Voltage Range 10-35V 10-35V 10-35V 10-35V 10-35V 10-35V Voltage Accuracy <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV <=0.1% +/- 50mV Operating Temperature Range -40 C to +60C -40 C to +60C -40 C to +60C […]

EB-MPPT-20

EcoBoost

EB-MPPT-20M

EcoBoost

EB-MPPT-30

EcoBoost

EB-MPPT-30M

EcoBoost

EB-MPPT-40

EcoBoost

EB-MPPT-40M

EcoBoost