Latest Algae fuel Stories

2009-09-30 10:12:56

Biology inspires the pursuit of new capabilities in sensing and hydrocarbon production.

2009-09-14 09:56:00

ASHKELON, Israel, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Seambiotic, a global leader in the development and production of marine microalgae for the nutraceuticals and biofuel industries, has announced that Daniel Chinn has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company effective immediately.

2009-09-03 12:00:00

FORT BELVOIR, Va., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Defense Energy Support Center announced a contract award to Solazyme, Inc., San Francisco, for a technology advancing requirement for algae oil derived F-76, an energy fuel the U.S.

2009-08-18 12:04:00

New Molecular Toolkit Optimizes Algae Performance and Productivity ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Aurora Biofuels announces a technological milestone in the company's path to becoming the premier producer of low-cost advanced biofuels.

2009-08-06 15:51:56

Tomorow's energy providers may be today's micro-algae, German researchers say. To explore the energy production possibilities of micro-algae, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology scientists said Thursday in a news release they are developing closed photo-bioreactors and novel cell disruption methods. Micro-algae are monocellular, plant-like organisms that aid in photosynthesis and in converting carbon dioxide into biomass, a potential source for fuels such as biodiesel, the university said.

2009-08-06 12:00:00

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Algaeventure Systems has been awarded a purchase order by General Atomics (GA) to provide its algae harvesting, dewatering, and drying technology (AVS HDD).

2009-08-06 10:30:00

In view of the shortage of petrochemical resources and climate change, development of CO2-neutral sustainable fuels is one of the most urgent challenges of our times.

2009-08-04 07:00:00

WELLFLEET and WOODS HOLE, Mass., August 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Plankton Power and the Regional Technology Development Corp. (RTDC) of Cape Cod announced today the establishment of a public-private consortium focused on building a leading-edge facility to produce renewable biofuels from algae.

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