CHARGE CONTROLLERS

Noun :

A charge controller is an essential part of nearly all power systems that charge batteries, whether the power source is PV, wind, hydro, fuel, or utility grid. Its purpose is to keep your batteries properly fed and safe for the long term.

Types Known As: (PWM) Pulse Width Modulating, (MPPT) Maximum Power Point Tracking, Voltage Regulator

Morningstar

 

Morningstar Corporation is a world-leading supplier of solar charge controllers & inverters, with over 2.5 million units installed in over 112 countries. Morningstar’s products have been recognized in international solar markets as the most advanced and highest quality products available.

 

Many of our customers tell us that Morningstar is their best supplier. For over 20 years, Morningstar has been a consistent and dependable partner: same ownership, same management and same strategy. We are 100% focused on our core competence: solar power electronics.

 

Battery Sizes: 12, 24, 48

Charging Type:  PWM, MPPT

Current Rating: 10-80 Amps DC

 

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Schneider Electric
 

As an industry leader, the Solar Business of Schneider Electric is focused on designing and developing products and solutions for the solar power conversion chain and providing best-in-class global customer services and technical support.

 

As the solar market goes through a rapid wave of consolidations, Schneider Electric is one of the very few companies that can offer assurance that spare parts, service and technical support will be continually available over the 20+ year life of a solar installation.

 

Battery Sizes: 12, 24, 48

Charging Type:  MPPT

Current Rating: 60-80 Amps DC

 

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Outback Power
 

OutBack initially designed and manufactured integration hardware used by solar installers to house and protect power electronics installed in remote environments, often harsh locations around the world. Soon thereafter, the company launched a new line of inverter products delivering pure sinewave power for off-grid residential and commercial installations. In subsequent years, the company expanded its product offering to include off-grid inverters with battery backup, grid-tie inverters with battery backup, Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) charge controllers, communications/network products and a complete line of integration hardware.

 

Battery Sizes: 12, 24, 48

Charging Type:  MPPT

Current Rating: 60-80 Amps DC

 

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MidNite Solar
 

MidNite Solar manufactures E-Panels, combiners, charge controllers, pre-wired renewable energy systems, surge protection devices and other quality electronic equipment. 

 

The MidNite Solar Classic is in a class of its own. It has 3 different voltage options for higher input options for Solar

 

The MidNite Solar Kid is a 30 amp Mppt charge controller designed for smaller systems that still want the quality and efficiency of the Classic.

 

Battery Sizes: 12, 24, 48

Charging Type: PWM, and MPPT

Current Rating: 20-80 Amps DC

 

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