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Solar fuels as generated by nature

For over three billion years, nature has been using sunlight as its primary energy source in photosynthesis. In the course of this process, plants, algae and cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) use sunlight to split water and produce energy-rich chemical compounds from carbon dioxide (CO2). The end product is carbohydrates which, in nature, act as solar fuels in the living cell… Continue reading Solar fuels as generated by nature

Daphne Utilities GM resigning to take position at Algae Systems

DAPHNE — After nine years at the helm of Daphne Utilities, Rob McElroy is stepping down as general manager to take a position with Algae Systems, a company that’s found success with an environmentally friendly wastewater-treatment and biofuel-producing pilot project on the city’s bayfront… Continue reading Daphne Utilities GM resigning to take position at Algae Systems

ABB, Renewable Algal Energy Collaborate to Commercialize Algae Production for Renewable Fuels, Nutraceuticals

Zurich, Switzerland, July 30, 2014, – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced that it is collaborating with Renewable Algal Energy, LLC (RAE) on the commercialization of integrated algal… Continue reading ABB, Renewable Algal Energy Collaborate to Commercialize Algae Production for Renewable Fuels, Nutraceuticals