Comprehensive Oilgae Report

A detailed report on all aspects of the algae fuel value chain, the Comprehensive Oilgae Report will be of immense help to those who are on the threshold of investing in algae biofuels. More ››

Algae-based Wastewater Treatment

Compiled by a diverse team of experts, with experience in scientific and industrial fields, the Comprehensive Report for Wastewater Treatment Using Algae is the first report that provides in-depth analysis and insights on this important field. It uses innumerable data and information from a wide variety of expert sources and market studies, and distills these inputs and data into intelligence and a roadmap that you can use. More ››

Comprehensive Guide for Algae-based Carbon Capture

A Comprehensive Guide for Entrepreneurs and Businesses Who Wish to get a Basic Understanding of the Business Opportunities and Industry Dynamics of the Algae-based CO2. More ››

Comprehensive Report on Attractive Algae Product Opportunities

This is for entrepreneurs and businesses who wish to get a basic understanding of the algae fuel business and industrThe report provides an overview of the wide range of non-fuel applications of algae – both current and future prospects. It will provide entrepreneurs with an idea of how to derive more benefits from their algal energy ventures. The report provides detailed case studies, success stories and factoids of companies that have been involved in the algae products venture. More ››

Comprehensive Castor Oil Report

There is no other comprehensive report available for castor oil anywhere in the world. This is the first of its kind, and currently, the only one. More ››

Bioplastics Market & Strategy Advisor

Bioplastics Market & Strategy Advisor, published by the Bioplastics Guide, is a unique guiding framework for businesses and entrepreneurs to chart a way forward provides a critical analysis of the status, opportunities & trends of the global bioplastics sector. More ››

Algae - Food and Feed

Edible Sea-weeds 


Animal and Fish Feed

Algae-Useful Substances





Algae for Pollution Control

Other Novel Applications

Algae Product Basket - Biodiesel, Ethanol, Methane & Hydrogen

Biodiesel is the most commonly discussed energy output from algae, but it is not the only one. A serious study of the energy domain and of algae points to a wide basket of energy outputs that can be theoretically derived from algae all the way from gasoline to hydrogen to LPG. The following is the list of fuels that can be obtained from algae.

    * Biodiesel
    * Ethanol
    * Hydrogen
    * Methane
    * Biomass where algae biomass is directly used for combustion
    * Other hydrocarbon fuel variants, such as JP-8 fuel, gasoline, biobutanol etc.

 In order to derive the various energy products from algae, the Algal Biomass needs to be put through different processes.

Final Product



Oil extraction and Transesterification




Anaerobic digestion of biomass; Methanation of syngas produced from biomass


Triggering biochemical processes in algae; Gasification / pyrolysis of biomass and processing of resulting syngas.

Heat & Electricity

Direct combustion of algal biomass; Gasification of biomass

Other Hydrocarbon Fuels

Gasification/pyrolysis of biomass and processing of resulting syngas

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