Microalgae set to fuel our cars by 2018

[USA] A study done by the Smithsonian in 2013 found that out “of all the clean energy options in development, it is algae-based biofuel that most closely resembles the composition of the crude oil that gets pumped out from beneath the sea bed.” Continue reading Microalgae set to fuel our cars by 2018

BETO seeks stakeholder input on achieving high yields from algal feedstocks

[USA] The U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) has released a Request for Information (RFI) titled “High Yields through Productivity and Integration Research.” Continue reading BETO seeks stakeholder input on achieving high yields from algal feedstocks

Six years after the Montara oil spill, those who suffered most still seek compensation

[Australia] A fisherman who stumbled upon pools of oil in the Timor Sea says he first thought his boat was leaking. Then he looked around and it was everywhere: a thick coating over the water’s surface.

Continue reading Six years after the Montara oil spill, those who suffered most still seek compensation

BlueOcean NutraSciences Pure Polar(TM) Products and Web Site Launched

[Canada] BlueOcean NutraSciences (BOC) (“BlueOcean” or the “Company”), a nutraceutical Company focused on developing specialty oils and extended release (XR) Omega3 oil tablets from shrimp, fish, krill and algae oil for Continue reading BlueOcean NutraSciences Pure Polar(TM) Products and Web Site Launched