Redirecting electrons boosts algal hydrogen generation

Scientists in Germany have developed a highly targeted metabolic engineering technique to control the flow of electrons produced by the initial stages of photosynthesis in microalgae, and used it to increase hydrogen production by a factor of five… Continue reading Redirecting electrons boosts algal hydrogen generation

Oman planning commercial seaweed farming to exploit growing global market

Muscat – Oman is planning to start seaweed farming on a commercial scale. Once the area in the sea is allotted, the sultanate will be the first country in the region to exploit the rapidly growing global seaweed farming industry, whose total annual commercial value exceeds… Continue reading Oman planning commercial seaweed farming to exploit growing global market

Energy Department Announces Notice Of Intent To Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement For Targeted Algal Biofuels And Bioproducts

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), a funding opportunity announcement… Continue reading Energy Department Announces Notice Of Intent To Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement For Targeted Algal Biofuels And Bioproducts