Tag Archives: sustainable energy

Masdar Institute students innovate in sync with nature

[Abu Dhabi] Emirati students at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology are playing a key role in the UAE’s water, food, and environmental security thanks to their innovative research.

The PhD candidates, Ahmad Al Harethi, and Alya Al Tunaiji, are part of separate Continue reading Masdar Institute students innovate in sync with nature

Lecture: Fossil Fuel Junkies, Climate Change, and Better Living through Algae

Chuck Greene, Professor and Director of Ocean Resources and Ecosystems Program, Cornell University

Professor Greene’s talk will describe an ambitious plan to transform modern society from its currently unsustainable fossil-fuel addiction to a new reliance on Continue reading Lecture: Fossil Fuel Junkies, Climate Change, and Better Living through Algae

Biofuels show promise for alternative energy: Which two show most promise in the race for sustainable energy?

[USA] The number of alternative energy biofuels in the works is clipping along at a frenetic pace. With a seemingly endless supply of Continue reading Biofuels show promise for alternative energy: Which two show most promise in the race for sustainable energy?

McGinn to keynote Algae Biomass Summit

The Algae Biomass Organization, the trade association for the algae industry, has announced that Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations and Environment) Dennis McGinn will be a Keynote Speaker at the 8th Annual Algae Biomass Summit—the largest algae conference in the world, being held Sept. 29-Oct. 2 in San Diego, California.

McGinn is leading the Department of the… Continue reading McGinn to keynote Algae Biomass Summit