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Press release: New EcoPulse Solar Charge Controller and Morningstar Essentials Series

Newtown, PA, May 18, 2017 –(– After 24 years of success in the off-grid professional/industrial market, Morningstar is excited to introduce the EcoPulse™ solar charge controller in the new Essential Series™ that was created to help supply electricity to medical clinics, schools, residences, boats and mobile homes outside of the US and Canada.
“The new Morningstar Essential Series and EcoPulse controller complement Morningstar’s Professional Series™ of products that have been recognized for several decades as the world’s leading controllers for professional, industrial applications. By creating a new product series that focuses primarily on essential battery charging features, without data connectivity and industrial certifications, we are now better positioned to serve non-industrial, international consumers.” – Mark McHenry, Morningstar Marketing Manager.
The new EcoPulse, charges 12 and 24 volt battery systems, and comes in 10, 20, and 30 amp metered and non-metered versions. All EcoPulse versions provide essential off-grid battery regulation features and capabilities such as:
Four-stage pulse width modulation (PWM) battery charging with programmable settings
Adjustable load control
Lighting control
An operating temperature range from -40°C to +45°C
100% solid state design
Electronic and Environmental protections
CE certification and compliance with IEC 62109
Two year warranty
In addition to the EcoPulse, Morningstar will also be launching Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) controllers within the Essential Series in the near future. Morningstar Corporation is a US-based privately owned company and the world’s leading supplier of solar controllers and inverters, with over 3 million products installed since 1993.

Contact Information
Morningstar Corporation
Mark McHenry