Neste Oil strengthens its algae oil procurement program with a new off-take agreement

Neste Oil and Renewable Algae Energy (RAE), a US-based algae biomass producer, have signed a contingent commercial algae oil off-take agreement. Algae oil is one of the alternatives being researched by Neste Oil for use as a… Continue reading Neste Oil strengthens its algae oil procurement program with a new off-take agreement

State issues toxic algae warnings at East Fork Lake in southeastern Ohio

Toxic algae warnings are posted at East Fork Lake in southwestern Ohio. 

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency found levels of microcystin, a liver toxin produced by blue-green algae, measured at 8.7 parts per billion and 190 parts per billion at two beaches at East Fork State Park, which is located east of Cincinnati…  Continue reading State issues toxic algae warnings at East Fork Lake in southeastern Ohio

Britain’s giant kelp forests could be destroyed within the next 100 years

Britain’s underwater kelp forests, which provide a crucial habitat for thousands of Britain’s sea inhabitants, are being wiped out by human activities, marine biologists claim.

According to a study looking into the state of Britain’s kelp and seaweed species,… Continue reading Britain’s giant kelp forests could be destroyed within the next 100 years