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NSF CAREER Program Funds Butler’s Pioneering Research Using Algae and Bacteria for Wastewater Treatment

The influential National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program has awarded Assistant Professor Caitlyn Butler of the Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Continue reading NSF CAREER Program Funds Butler’s Pioneering Research Using Algae and Bacteria for Wastewater Treatment

Caribbean Island Ditching Diesel In Favor Of Algae-Based Renewable Energy

Bonaire (pop. 14,500), a small island off the coast of Venezuela, is famous for its beautiful marine reefs, which are visited by 70,000 tourists every year. What many of the tourists don’t realize is that the majority of the electricity powering Continue reading Caribbean Island Ditching Diesel In Favor Of Algae-Based Renewable Energy