[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
[UK] In the first of our profiles of Innovation Showcase finalists, we catch up with Dr Craig Rose, managing director of Seaweed & Co. who explains a little to us about the unexpectedly complicated world of seaweed. Continue reading Innovation Showcase: Seaweed & Co.
[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
[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.
[India] The National Centre for Seaweed Herbarium at Marine Algal Research Station (MARS) here has earned the distinction of becoming an internationally acclaimed centre with about 5,000 specimens of more than 280 seaweed species. Continue reading A reference repository for marine algae
[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