def.: A black start is the process of restoring an electric power station or a part of an electric grid to operation without relying on the external transmission network. Normally, the electric power used within the plant is provided from the station's own generators.


Blackstart Capital LP is a long/short equity manager investing in North American utilities, power and related infrastructure sectors. The firm’s investment objective is to generate absolute returns with moderate volatility over a medium-term horizon. Blackstart maintains a low net exposure and concentrated sector strategy while employing a deep-dive fundamental analysis approach to investing. The Blackstart principals are veteran utility and power investment professionals with extensive portfolio management and analytic experience in the space.