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Microalgae set to fuel our cars by 2018

[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

DENSO to build Large test facility for production of biofuel from microalgae

[Japan] DENSO Corporation today announced that it will build a large 20,000 square meter test facility for the culture of Pseudochoricystis ellipsoidea, an oil-producing microalga patented by DENSO that is used to help reduce CO2 emissions. The new facility located in Continue reading DENSO to build Large test facility for production of biofuel from microalgae