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Jim Lane: Transformative algae products at scale: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Solazyme

[USA] Solazyme is a renewable oil and bioproducts company that transforms a range of low-cost plant-based sugars into high-value oils. Headquartered in South San Francisco, Solazyme’s renewable products can replace or enhance oils derived from the world’s three existing sources – petroleum, plants and animal fats. Continue reading Jim Lane: Transformative algae products at scale: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Solazyme

Could biofuels help airlines’ bottom lines?

In 2006, jet fuel became the biggest expense on the balance sheets of U.S. airlines. And airlines have been battered by volatile fuel prices in the past 10 years, even when they buy hedges to protect against cost spikes.

Right now, oil prices are down, but Continue reading Could biofuels help airlines’ bottom lines?