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Algae Industry in Australia – $50 billion and 50,000 jobs

According to the study Food and Fuel Forever, released in May 2013, by Perth-based thinktank Future Directions International (FDI) – the algae industry will employ atleast 50,000 Australians. Australia’s endowment of sunlight makes it one of the world’s richest oil  provinces.Potentially worth $50 billion a year, the industry would produce fuel, food, stock feed, plastics, […]

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Cellena and Neste Oil Colloborate to Commercialise Algae Biofuels

Cellena, previously known as HR BioPetroleoum has announced that it has struck a deal with Neste Oil, Finaland in which Neste Oil has agreed to purchase large volumes of Cellana’s algae-based crude oil. Sources reveal that Cellena plans to sell $75-$100 million worth of crude oil to Neste Oil for refining. For Cellana, the deal […]

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Algae Inspired Art from Arizona State University

Arizona State University (ASU) student- Philip Carrier, uses algae as an inspiration for an installation project . Carrier will blend art and science together throughout two summer semesters on the ASU Polytechnic campus as the inaugural artist in residence at the Arizona Center for Algae Technology and Innovation (AzCATI). AzCATI, which is embedded within the College […]

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[ More ] June 6th, 2013 | 1 Comment | Posted in Algae, Uncategorized |

University of Alicante Develops a New Photobioreactor

Research Group in Polymer Processing and Pyrolysis at the University of Alicante have designed and developed a  photobioreactor which  has attracted the interest of both Spanish and foreign firms in the sector of biotechnology. The novelty of this photobioreactor compared to those existing is that it allows mass production, less cleaning and maintenance operations, better […]

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[ More ] June 4th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae, Algae Oil Extraction |

High School Student Honoured by Obama for her Algae Fuel Efforts

Sara Volz, a 17-year-old high school student from Colorado Springs, Colo., was the $100,000 winner of the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search for her work developing algae biofuels, and she was honored by President Obama in a ceremony at the White House. Volz has spent the last four years on making fuel from these organisms, […]

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[ More ] June 3rd, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae |

Discovery of a New Algae for Biofuel Prodcution

A new strain of yellow-green algae, heterococcus sp. DN1, which may prove to be an efficient source for biodiesel, has been discovered in the snow fields of the Rocky Mountains. Research examining this new alga, published in Biotechnology Progress, reveals that H. sp. DN1 was found to grow at temperatures approaching freezing and to accumulate large intracellular stores of […]

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[ More ] May 31st, 2013 | 1 Comment | Posted in Algae, Algae-Strains |

Algae can Treat Child Blindness

Research studies from the Sheba Medical Center @ Israel have revealed that a powdery substance produced by orange algae ( Dunaliella.bardawil) can treat an inherited disease – Retinitis pigmentosa, that causes blindness in children. This disease, until now, was thought to be incurable. Earlier, this was treated rather the intensity somehow slowed down using vitamin […]

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United States has a Capacity to Produce 25 Billion Gallons of Algae Fuels per Year !

Studies from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) reveal that the U.S. has the capacity to support the production of up to  25 billion gallons of algae biofuel per year — one twelfth of the entire country’s fuel needs The laboratory’s estimate was based on available land and water resources that resulted in  positive and negative insights. The […]

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Algae Oil Project Bags First Prize at Intel Science Talent Search

A 17-year-old high school student from Colorado, received top honors and a $100,000 prize for pioneering a technique to dramatically boost oil yields from algae, a crucial step in the economically viable production of biofuel from the plants, at the Intel Science Fair Contest held last week. Sara Volz, identified as the winner, uses a […]

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Global Algae Biodiesel World 2013 -2 Day Algae Fuel Workshop,Oct 25-26,Jaipur,India

Global Algae Biodiesel World 2013 Organizer: Center for Jatropha Promotion, India. Date: Oct. 25-26, 2013 Location: Jaipur , India Topics include: Algae Biodiesel: Commercialization, Research & Business Platform Potential, Promise and Problems of microalgae for liquid transportation fuels MAIN THEMES 1. Commercializing Algae Biodiesel: Prospects and Priorities 2. Algae Growing, Harvesting and Extraction Technologies 3. […]

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[ More ] March 14th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Energy-Events |

National Algae Association’s Algae Farming Workshop @ Texas

The National Algae Association (NAA) has announced a Commercial Algae Farming Workshop that is to be held on April 11-12, 2013 in Texas. The workshop presentation topics will include Growing for Nutraceuticals (Omega 3, EPA, DHA), Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Feed, Food, Bioplastics and Organic Fertilizer; CO2 and Nutrients; Harvesting and Extraction Methods; and Financing Opportunities. A […]

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[ More ] March 5th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Uncategorized |

BIT’s 2nd Annual International Congress of Algae-2013

The BIT’s 2nd Annual International Conference of Algae will be held on September 23-25, 2013 in Hangzhou, China. This conference will seek the views and creative ideas on technologies for production and industry application of algae culture. The sessions will present the most recent advances in the fields of algae research on Biofuels, Drug Development, […]

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[ More ] March 5th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Algae-Energy-Events |

MSU researchers put the algae gene into plant leaves

Amidst ongoing research efforts to increase the oil content of algae, a team at the Michigan State Univeristy is inserting the algae oil gene to engineer a plant that stores lipids or vegetable oil in its leaves. Using the gene, the team has successfully engineered Arabidopsis thaliana, a plant with oily leaves. The algae oil […]

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[ More ] February 28th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Research, Uncategorized |

Algae World MENA Summit in Dubai on February 25-27- Largest Congregation of Global Algae Experts to Analyze the Future Growth for an Algae Driven Economy.

Mideast and North Africa are emerging as a key R&D hub for algae based products with cutting edge research and technology projects at Qatar, Abu Dhabi University, Masdar Institute and University of Mansoura Egypt, Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research. Centre for Management Technology’s Algae World MENA Summit in Dubai on February 25-27 will see the […]

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[ More ] January 22nd, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in Uncategorized |

Algae Giants Gauge New Developments and Appraise Future of Algae Sector at 5th Algae World Asia in Singapore

Top-notch Algae multinationals to lead dialogue on opportunities and challenges for algae advancement in Asia. Mr. Daniel Simon, President & CEO of Heliae Development, LLC, Dr. Jeff OBBARD, Scientific Advisor at Cellana LLC, Mr. Abhiram Seth, Managing Director at Aquagri Processing Pvt Ltd, Dr. Sebastian Thomas, Technical Advisor at Parry Nutraceuticals, Assoc Prof. Lee Yuan […]

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[ More ] October 16th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in Uncategorized |

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 |

Genesis Biofuels in a JV with Abundant Energy Solutions

Genesis Biofuel Inc. a designer and builder of carbon sequester and algal biodiesel refineries, recently announced the signing of an MoU with Abundant Energy Solutions (AES), an affiliate of the Colorado Energy Research Technologies (CERT), for the forming of a joint venture to engineer and construct Algal Biofuel Refineries. According to Harvey A Dorren, president and […]

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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 |

SoladieselRD – the First 100% Microbially Derived Renewable Diesel Fuel to be Registered with the EPA

Another feather in Solazyme’s cap! The company’s microbially derived renewable diesel fuel SoladieselRD, has been granted registration by the US-EPA. This registration enables SoladieselRD to be sold commercially either in blended and unblended (R100) forms. Let the Good Fat from Omega-3 Neutralize Your Bad Fat-Know more Solazyme claims that SoladieselRD is the first 100% microbially derived […]

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Synthetic Genomics Acquires 81-acre Site for Testing Innovative Algae Strains

After a considerable interval time there’s an interesting news from Synthetic Genomics! In a recent Press Release synthetic biology expert Craig Venter’s company Synthetic Genomics Inc. (SGI) has announced that the company has  purchased 81 acre site for scale up and testing of newly identified and engineered algal strains. The newly purchased site is located in […]

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US-Navy Going Green

The Navy’s “Great Green Fleet” has decided to continue the use of algae-based biofuels blend in its warships. The fleet of warships fueled by alternative fuels is expected to be deployed by 2016. In another ten years, the Navy will dramatically reduce the use of fossil fuels in its vehicles. For this the Navy will […]

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Algae Ethanol Producer Aquatic BioEnergy Raises $800,000

South Dakota-based algae fuel start-up Aquatic BioEnergy, which is using sea weeds for ethanol production, has raised $800,000 in private equity. The company uses sewer water or CO2 stripped from a power stack to feed the algae. Two years of lab analysis have led to the company’s current pilot facility in Sioux Falls,which employs 45,000 gallons of tank space […]

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OriginOil Files Patents for its Oil & Gas Field Wastewater Cleanup Technologies

OriginOil has filed two patents with the US PTO for its recently developed technology for cleaning up oil and gas field wastewater. The company hopes that its unique technology will find immediate application in oil and gas field wastewater cleanup  and in the long run, it will find a great market potential in industrial wastewater and […]

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Sixth Grader Wins Award for Algae Biofuel Project

David Truilo is just 12 years old. But his concern towards sustainability and environmental protection is appreciable. And that concern has brought him to the first place at the State Science Engineering Fair that took place in Florida. If you know what fetched him the award, you will be surprised. Yes! the kid’s project was […]

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Heliae Breaks Ground on Arizona Demonstration Facility

Algae fuel company Heliae has begun construction at the 20 acres demonstration facility adjacent to Heliae’s Gilbert, Arizona headquarters. The construction is expected to go for 18 months. This facility will showcase the scalability and economics of Heliae’s algae technology platform. According to Frank Mars, the company’s co-founder and chairman, this advancement from R & D […]

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