Comprehensive Algae Fuels 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

The 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 ››

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Oilgae Blog - The Latest from the World of Algae Fuels

Are you in the Algae Industry? Have you Read Oilgae’s Algae Fuels Report?

If you are in the algae fuel industry the Oilgae comprehensive report comprising of the processes, technologies, challenges persisting in the algae fuels industry is a must read guide for you. Oilgae comprehensive report has been designed for entrepreneurs and investors keen on investing in this exciting domain. What does this Report Cover? The report […]

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Can Diverse Algae Growing together Enhance Yield?

An interesting experiment will be done over the next few months at University of Michigan (UM). The goal is to test the idea that certain naturally diverse groups of algae have complementary traits that enhance the efficiency and stability of biofuel yield beyond what any single species can do alone. The project involves an unusual […]

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[ More ] August 5th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research, Research |

Biokerosene from Algae Project

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) is planning  to build an algae technical center, to produce biokerosene from algae, together with the Technical University of Munich (TUM). The project is being supported by the Bavarian Ministry of Sciences, Research and the Arts. In the so called “AlgenFlugKraft - algae-powered flight project “, the focus of research […]

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[ More ] July 29th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Fuel |

Algae.Tec and Bayswater Power Station Join Hands for Algae-based Carbon Capture

Algae.Tec has formed a partnership with the Bayswater power station to build a facility that will eventually collect over a million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions. The CO2 will be used to generate algal blooms in stackable shipping containers on the site. The algae will then be used to create biodiesel and jet fuel. More - http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-03/lukewarm-response-to-algae-biofuel-plan/4795582

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[ More ] July 12th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Fuel |

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Partnership with World Wide Carbon Credits Australia for Algae Biofuel Project

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) and World Wide Carbon Credits Australia (WWCC) enter into a multi-million dollar partnership for the development of a project focused on the commercial scalability of algae-based biofuels. This major project is headed by RMIT’s Environmental Microbiology professor Andy Ball. Prof Ball is keen on using algae as an alternative […]

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[ More ] October 9th, 2012 | 1 Comment | Posted in Algae, algae oil production, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research |

Algae Industry Recognizes Budding Researchers

Six students get Young Algae Researcher Award for their contribution to algae biology and engineering research. The awards were presented at the world’s largest gathering of algae industry professionals and academicians, to recognize the exceptional research projects carried out by budding researchers, who discover innovative methods of producing fuel and other products from algae. Researchers […]

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[ More ] September 29th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in algae biodiesel USA, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research |

US Air Force Researchers Turn Algae to Fuel

Researchers at the Tyndall Air Force Base see algae biofuels as a promising alternative energy feedstock, as they are working on a multi-million dollar project with the goal of reducing the reliance on foreign fossil fuel supplies. They started working on it three years back, and they are trying to figure out the ways of […]

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India and US Unite for Biofuel Research

The US-DOE has announced that, for an initiative entitled Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center (JCERDC), which aims at the development of alternative energy throughout  South Asia, the University of Florida and the Indian government will enter into a research collaboration to work on a biofuel project. The project will focus on the benefits of biofuels […]

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Algae Appliance – Origin Oil’s Latest Invention

A new algae harvesting system called Algae Appliance by OriginOil Inc. This appliance would process at a low cost in addition to minimal use of chemicals. OriginOil has slated 2012 for the commercial release of Algae Appliance. The system is slated to remove up to 90% of the initial water volume. The system is designed […]

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[ More ] November 21st, 2011 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae Oil Extraction, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Harvesting |

What Craig Venter Has to Say About Algae Biofuels

While attending the “What Will Turn Us On In 2030?”, Craig Venter mentioned that he hopes to harvest algae to use it for everyday needs with the help of genetic engineering. Venter’s interest in algae grew after his mission to actualize synthetic biology. He realized that most of the genes he had collected were from […]

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[ More ] November 21st, 2011 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Fuel |

Algae Fuels Community @ CleanTick – One-stop Destination for All about Algae Fuels!

CleanTick is an online cleantech community from the promoters of Oilgae. Cleantick has  recently launched  an online algae fuels community which aims to bring about all the algae fuel professionals, researchers and enthusiasts at one place for focussed discussions, and interactions on  specific topics pertaining to algae fuels. Algae Fuels Community @ CleanTick provides you […]

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Support and Invetment will Reduce Algal Biofuels skepticism

Though algae has emerged out of nowhere to become the most promising of all biofuel feedstocks, it really hasn’t given the reassurance to the world that it would be the perfect solution to the energy puzzle.  To some it might be a bit surprising that the commercial efforts for algal biofuels have been few and […]

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[ More ] April 18th, 2011 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Energy, Algae-Fuel |

Algae is a Promising Butanol Feedstock too

  The energy products from algae are always under expansion. Biodiesel, Ethanol, Hydrogen, Methane, Syngas and the list extends to Butanol … The University of Arkansas is working on a project converting algae — with low levels of lipids, but high levels of sugars — into butanol, which could be used in automobiles. The project […]

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[ More ] April 18th, 2011 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Energy, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research |

Indian government keen on biofuels

The Biodiesel Association of India has called for immediate steps to be taken to promote usage of bio-fuels for Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) by captive power producers, including the hotel industry using DG sets. It also called for streamlining marketing and distribution of bio-diesel in terms of availability, taxation and statutory regulations and putting in […]

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[ More ] November 16th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research |

Algae fuel rate can be doubled: Research at MSU

Researchers in the Montana State University have found that the algae fuel content can be doubled by the addition of baking soda as a nutrient source. The researchers claim that this method was tried 20 years back by a grad student of the college named Rob Gardner. But MSU Research Professor Emeritus in Microbiology Keith […]

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[ More ] November 11th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, algae biodiesel USA, Algae-Fuel, Algae-Nutrients |

Algae fuels in the league of conventional fuels

Photon8 Inc., a biofuels startup company headquartered at the UTB-TSC ITEC Center, is announcing another breakthrough in its development of the commercially viable production of biofuel from algae. Brad Bartilson, the firm’s president and CEO, said Photon8′s scientists have discovered a way around problems associated with ethanol and biodiesel, the two biofuels currently on the market. Both […]

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[ More ] November 1st, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Fuel |

Algae Europe 2010, 26 – 28 October 2010, Milan

ALGAE EUROPE Conference & Expo the first fair-conference in Italy dedicated to the technologies and industrial applications of algae culture, which will take place from 26 to 28 October 2010 at Fieramilanocity, Milan. The event has been designed especially for the manufacturers of technologies, plants and machinery for the production of algae, along with the companies […]

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Catilin Inc and Iowa State University Converts Algae to Fuel

Catilin Inc. announced a three-year, $5.3 million project as part of a $44 million U.S. DOE award made to Catilin’s consortium, National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts. Catilin and its partner, Iowa State University-Center for Catalysis, will provide key extraction, sequestration and conversion technologies. Catilin and ISU-CCAT will use mesoporous nanoparticles to selectively extract […]

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Qatar Airways Enters the Aviation Biofuel Ring – Starts Biomass-to-Liquids Project

You are at: Oilgae Blog. Qatar Airways are trying to develop a biofuel that will enable them to keep on flying and become carbon neutral. The project will be a joint affair between Qatar Airways, Qatar Science & Technology Park, and Qatar Petroleum. The trio has established the Qatar Advanced Biofuel Platform which will focus […]

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[ More ] January 13th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Aviation-Fuel, Algae-Fuel |

The 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology

You are at: Oilgae Blog. The 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology will be held in New Delhi, India from December 1-4,2009.This conference is being organized once in every three years in different Asia–Pacific Region. Previous meetings were held at Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, China and Philippines. Major Topics Covered are Algal Biofuels – […]

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[ More ] November 17th, 2009 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae-Biodiesel, Algae-Fuel |

Austria-based See-O-Two Developed Microalgae System for CO2 Capture

You are at: Oilgae Blog. Vienna, Austria-based See-O-Two has developed what it says is an industrial scale system to grow and use microalgae to mitigate carbon dioxide emissions and convert it into biomass to produce biofuels and bioplastics. The company’s CEO Joachim Grill said its proprietary technology, developed in Austria and Germany, grows algae at […]

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[ More ] September 29th, 2009 | 1 Comment | Posted in Algae-CO2-Capture, Algae-Energy-Products, Algae-Fuel |

South Australia Takes a Lead in Algae Biofuel Production

You are at: Oilgae Blog. The Australian Biofuels 2009 report declares that algae has significant potential advantages over existing biofuel crops. APAC Biofuel Consultants joint chief executive Mike Cochran said that South Australia had taken a lead in producing biofuels from algae.  Mr Cochran said SA seemed to be on the right track with its […]

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[ More ] September 22nd, 2009 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Energy-Companies, Algae-Fuel |

$500 per gal Omega 3 vs $3 per gal fuel – Algae for food or fuel?

You are at: Oilgae Blog. News release A press release couple of months old, but very interesting, so included it here New Algae Oil Products Valuable as Nutritional Therapy for Triglyceride and Cognitive Benefits. A recent international peer reviewed publication places a question mark on biodiesel from algae oil as a current business model for […]

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[ More ] February 19th, 2009 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Fuel, Algae-Fuel-Research |

Polluting Emissions to Biofuels through Algae

You are at: Oilgae Blog. Do you know that oil derived from algae is an exciting renewable fuel possibility? – see Oilgae for more. Emissions-to-biofuels through Algae A simple introduction to algae-based biofuels – from Dr SS Verma, Dept of Physics, SLIET, Longowal, India @ Central Chronicle Excerpts: 1. Though fossil fuel reserves are depleting […]

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[ More ] January 14th, 2007 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-CO2-Capture, Algae-Fuel |

Poop-Grown Algae to Fuel Cars? – Red Herring

You are at: Oilgae Blog. Do you know that oil derived from algae is an exciting renewable fuel possibility? – see Oilgae for more. Poop-Grown Algae to Fuel Cars? Aquaflow says biodiesel made from wild algae extracted from sewage ponds got a successful test drive – December 15, 2006, By Jennifer Kho @ Red Herring […]

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[ More ] January 13th, 2007 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Energy-Companies, Algae-Fuel |
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