DOE awards $ 18 million for biofuels from algae

[USA] The U. S. Energy Department today announced six projects that will receive up to $18 million in funding to reduce the modeled price of algae-based biofuels to less than $5 per gasoline gallon equivalent (gge) by 2019. This funding supports the development of a Continue reading DOE awards $ 18 million for biofuels from algae

Eco-friendly plastic substitute made of seaweed could reduce dependency on fossil fuels

[India] Indian scientists have created an environmentally-friendly material from renewable natural marine resources that could eventually replace the fossil fuel-derived plastics commonly used in a variety of applications.

The eco-friendly substance, developed Continue reading Eco-friendly plastic substitute made of seaweed could reduce dependency on fossil fuels