BioStar Renewables is a renewable energy investment firm that specializes in energy infrastructure projects and companies. BioStar is primarily focused on sustainability in the energy sector including solar, WtE (Waste-to-Energy), biogas, CHP (Combined Heat & Power), LED lighting and energy efficiency.
The BioStar team consists of professionals with a unique blend of construction, renewable energy, private and tax equity, project finance, asset management, real estate development, fund investment, investment banking and operations experience. Our team has a successful track record of managing funds on behalf of institutional capital providers and successfully originating, underwriting, managing and monetizing investments.
WHAT WE DO
BioStar makes equity and equity-linked renewable energy investments in sustainable infrastructure projects and targets areas of the market underserved by most energy funds. BioStar focuses long-term relationships with earlier-stage developers for infrastructure projects with energy off-take contracts, proven and reliable technology and strong visibility into revenues and cash flows in sectors where the team has a demonstrable edge by virtue of its experience and its sponsor base.
We look for opportunities whereby we can deliver our construction expertise to the benefit of all partners. We will make operating capital loans to high-quality firms that provide a pipeline of high-quality projects. BioStar seeks to be the capital & construction partner to the innovators and developers of tomorrow’s energy infrastructure.
BIOSTAR COMPANIES CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPERTISE
The BioStar family consists of three operating companies:
BioStar Solar, a full service solar development company with extensive experience to build, own and operate customized turnkey solar solutions. This company is headed by Bill Carleton, President and COO.
BioStar Lighting, an LED lighting company that provides reduced energy consumption through turnkey LED lighting installations, which include design, installation and LED lighting financing. Mark Mansheim, President & COO, heads this company.
BioStar Organics, an waste-to-energy / agricultural waste remediation and biogas company focused on sustainable solutions to the organic fertilizer industry. BioStar Organics utilizes revolutionary waste-to-energy technology to transform agricultural waste and other types of biomass into renewable energy and high-quality organic fertilizer. The process benefits farms, their local communities, and the greater eco-system as a whole. This company is headed by John Martin, President and COO.