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Biofuels show promise for alternative energy: Which two show most promise in the race for sustainable energy?

[USA] The number of alternative energy biofuels in the works is clipping along at a frenetic pace. With a seemingly endless supply of Continue reading Biofuels show promise for alternative energy: Which two show most promise in the race for sustainable energy?

Pakistan think tank reaches out for algae assistance

Kolachi Energy Research Institute (KERI), a Pakistani-based “think tank” backed by the financing and investment group KASB, is reaching out to algae organizations for partnering to create alternative energy sources, nutritional resources and agricultural business. The Continue reading Pakistan think tank reaches out for algae assistance

MSU advances algae’s viability as a biofuel

Laboratory success doesn’t always translate to real-world success. A team of Michigan State Univ. scientists, however, has invented a new technology that increases the odds of helping algae-based biofuels cross that gap and come closer to reality.

Algal Research showcases the team’s invention—the environmental photobioreactor. The ePBR system is the world’s first standard algae growing platform, one that simulates dynamic natural environments… Continue reading MSU advances algae’s viability as a biofuel