SPI 2016 - Morningstar Will Feature The New ProStar MPPT™ & Ethernet MeterBus Converter™ At Solar Power International 2016

At Booth 367 during the Solar Power International Trade Show in Las Vegas, NV from September 13-15, Morningstar Corporation will showcase its complete portfolio of solar charge controllers, inverters and accessories including the new ProStar MPPT and Ethernet MeterBus Converter.

Newtown, PA, USA - August 16, 2016: At Booth 367 during the Solar Power International Trade Show in Las Vegas, NV from September 13-15, Morningstar Corporation will showcase its complete portfolio of solar charge controllers, inverters and accessories including the new ProStar MPPT and Ethernet MeterBus Converter.


The new ProStar MPPT can be used to regulate battery charging to provide power for the following off-grid solar applications:


• Telecommunications stations
• Oil & Gas sites
• Lighting projects
• Traffic
• Railroad
• Security
• Remote monitoring
• RV, caravans, and boating
• Rural electrification
• Cabins and residential


The ProStar MPPT is available in 25 and 40 amp metered and non-metered versions with array voltage up to 120 Voc. Features include load control and PV based lighting control, data logging, MeterBus port, and custom programming capabilities in the field without the need of a computer. This controller complies with UL1741 and new IEC62109 safety standards, and performs advanced self-diagnostics to warn against installation errors.

The soon to be released Ethernet MeterBus Converter enables the addition of IP based network and internet connectivity to any Morningstar product that features an existing MeterBus port (RJ-11) including:

• PWM controllers: TriStar and SunSaver Duo
• MPPT controllers: TriStar MPPT, ProStar MPPT, and SunSaver MPPT
• Inverters: SureSine

Morningstar is a world-leading supplier of solar controllers and inverters with a 23 year track record of dependable, high quality products. For more information, please visit www.morningstar.com.

Featured Product

DPW Solar Power Rail™

DPW Solar Power Rail™

The Power Rail™ hardware system is the professional grade choice for mounting PV Modules on residential roofs and commercial structures. Featuring revolutionary RAD™ lock-in-place hardware, grounding and pre-assembled clamps, the Power Rail mounting system offers installers both labor and time savings. What sets this mounting system apart are eight rail choices for reducing costs over a broad range of span distances. Since 1993, DPW Solar mounting systems have provided installers the right combination of innovative products, cost savings and proven solar mounting technologies.