[USA] The genome of the fuel-producing green microalga Botryococcus braunii has been sequenced by a team of researchers Continue reading Genome sequence of fuel-producing alga Botryococcus braunii announced
[Japan] The mechanism behind oil synthesis within microalgae cells has been revealed by a Japanese research team. This discovery Continue reading Making oil from algae: Towards more efficient biofuels
[USA] Big implications are resulting from what looks like a small algae research project using the City’s wastewater. Continue reading The exciting future of wastewater
[Global] Spring is here, and the air is fresh with new hopes and possibilities. We’ll get to those in a minute. First, let’s remind Continue reading What happened to the promise of biofuels?
[USA] Using biofuels to help power jet engines reduces particle emissions in their exhaust by as much as 50 to 70 percent, in a new Continue reading NASA study confirms biofuels reduce jet engine pollution
[Brazil] After three years of research, Embrapa Agroenergía (DF) has identified microalgae species that can be grown in liquid waste from Continue reading Suitable microalgae identified to produce biofuels
[USA] Regular, unleaded or algae? That’s a choice drivers could make at the pump one day. But for algal biofuels to compete with Continue reading Multilab project seeks toughest algae strains for biofuel
[Japan] Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology have identified unique lysophosphatidic acid acyltransferases as being the central Continue reading Biofuel produced by microalgae
[USA] Algae, which is a diverse group of photosynthetic organisms that may or may not be closely related, is used for various purposes. Continue reading Technological advancements extending algae applications beyond usual sectors
[USA] Shellfish, sea cucumbers, geoduck clams, seaweeds and biofuels are crops envisioned by a group of Alaskans crafting a Continue reading Could mariculture morph into a billion-dollar industry for Alaska?