BioStar News

Healthy Design: The WELL Building Standard

Dec 21, 2018

If we want our built environment to be truly sustainable, we need to consider the 3 P’s of Sustainability – people, the planet and profits. The sustainability community, along with architects and builders, have long been concerned with the effect of our buildings on the planet. And in recent years, improvements in technology, supply chains,…

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BioStar Renewables and Forum Equity Partners Press Release

Mar 15, 2018

BioStar Renewables and Forum Equity Partners Announce $15 Million Development Capital Financing Commitment for Solar Power Generation Projects.  OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS & TORONTO, ONTARIO – March 13, 2018 –  BioStar Renewables, a diversified late-stage renewable energy developer, and Forum Equity Partners, a leading private equity investor focused on real assets, today announced a deal to…

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BioStar Renewables and Amerex Case Study

Oct 20, 2017

Download case study featuring Amerex. BioStar Renewables was the installing contractor and energy auditor. Download Case Study (PDF)

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Block & Company Inc. Realtors Cuts Energy Use Across its Portfolio

Mar 21, 2017

A leader in commercial real estate service and innovation, Block & Company Inc. has established an initiative to save energy and money across their portfolio of properties. Searching for energy efficiency solutions that make economic sense, they have partnered with BioStar Lighting and Light My Life LLC, completing LED projects at the Skelly Building, The…

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25 Under 25® Selects BioStar Lighting for 2017 Class of Honorees

Dec 13, 2016

BioStar Lighting has just been recognized as one of Kansas City’s best small businesses. It’s one of the winners of the 2017 25 Under 25® Awards by Thinking Bigger Business Media, the awards are presented to 25 local businesses with fewer than 25 employees. Each winner has demonstrated financial strength, the ability to overcome adversity and challenges, a commitment to the community and a powerful company vision.

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MC Realty, Tutera Group and US Toy Honored for BioStar Projects

Nov 9, 2016

Three BioStar clients were recently honored with awards presented by the Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Challenge, in conjunction with US Green Building Council, Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and International Facility Management Association (IFMA) for exemplary energy efficient LED lighting upgrades completed by BioStar Lighting.

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MC Realty Honored by US Green Building Council and DOE for BioStar Projects

Oct 26, 2016

MC Realty & BioStar’s project represents one of the best-in-class retrofit parking lot facility lighting projects in the United States,” said Paul Wessel, director, USGBC. “By implementing high-performance energy-efficient lighting systems, companies like MC Realty are not only cutting energy use and maintenance costs, but helping to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and global electricity consumption.

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David Smart Makes Partner at BioStar

Sep 8, 2016

David Smart has achieved shareholder status at BioStar Lighting, thanks to his success as Vice President of Sales. David has sold over $4 million dollars in LED lighting retrofits within 2 years. His clients include nationally recognized businesses and large commercial property owners such as Hallmark, UMB Bank, Block & Co., DST, MC Realty, Tutera…

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The Piper Assisted Living Exterior LED lighting

LED Lighting Contributes to Quality Senior Assisted Living at The Piper

Aug 16, 2016

Research shows that the health benefits, warm atmosphere and decreased costs make LED lighting ideal for senior care and healthcare in general. They are an essential aspect of The Piper’s breakthrough concept in senior living. BioStar provided over 3000 lights for the 100,000 square foot, 120 unit building complex and for the 5 acres of landscaping and parking.

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