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Algae Biofuels Focus of Session at Delaware Conference - Tamra Fakhoorian with the National Algae Association talks on %u201CAlgae for Energy: The Long Road to Fuel" Independence.%u201D - 8 years ago

Solazyme delivers 20,000 gallons of algae-based shipboard fuel to the U.S. Navy - 8 years ago

Algae-based biofuel can have 4X carbon footprint of petro-diesel, study says - Link - 9 years ago

PetroAlgae, uses algae, diatoms, angiosperms, or cyanobacters to produce diesel fuel, has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a public offering of stock to raise an estimated $200 million - Link - 9 years ago

According to a study released by the San Diego Association of Governments, algal biofuels research employs 410 scientists but increases to 784 jobs including indirect jobs. The industry provides nearly $44.6 million in salaries.Link - 9 years ago

San Diego area is a hotbed for biofuels companies. There are 30 businesses engaged in biofuels development, with many algae fuel companies. Two of the most notable companies in the region are Synthetic Genomics and Sapphire Energy. Link - 9 years ago

30 Most Transformative Technologies of 2010 - algae fuel companies such as algenol, origin oil, solazyme and petroalgae are listed - Link - 9 years ago

Bekons Industries Eyes Goa to Cultivate Algae - Beckons Industries Ltd (BIL) has commenced operations for taking the development of Algae Photobioreactor Technology at sunny Goa.Link - 9 years ago

SSOE Group will draw up a preliminary engineering design for the 40-acre facility on behalf of algae fuel company Phycal LLC. - Link - 9 years ago

In Arizona, the Algal Biomass Organization is inviting submission of abstracts for the program of the 4th Annual Algae Biomass Summit which will take place September 28-30 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix. - 9 years ago

Synthetic genomics is back in news with its new synthetic life form of Mycoplasma mycoids - 9 years ago

Working on cost reduction strategies in mixing of open algae cultivation ponds. - 9 years ago

Synechocystis aquatilis maximum CO2 fixation rate of 1.5 gCO2/ l/day. - 9 years ago

A Canadian company called Pond Biofuels is capturing CO2 emissions from a cement plant in algae %u2014 algae the company ultimately plans on using to make biofuel. Link - 9 years ago

The CEHMM conducted commercial-sized harvesting experiment. The algae were extracted from 12,000 gallons of water, and the pond produced 2g/l of algae. The oil content of the algae was approximately 30% dw. Link - 9 years ago

One way to make algae grow faster is to adapt it to grow at higher temperatures. Link - 9 years ago

Bioplastics maker Cereplast Inc. will commercialize its first grade of algae-based material by the end of the year. The El Segundo, Calif.-based firm also will announce a production deal with a major plastics producer by the end of May, a top Cereplast official said. Link - 9 years ago

Link Feedstock and Biodiesel Characteristics Report - A report on comparison of properties of biodiesel obtained from various sources like Algae, camelina, canola, hemp, corn, jatropha, linseed, sunflower, soy... - 9 years ago

2010-2013 In-depth Research and Outlook Report on China Plant Algae Extracts Market - Market Research Report - Link - 9 years ago

II nd Algae World Europe Conference - Apr 22 & 23 - Link - 9 years ago

Here's a quick list of the publicly traded companies I know of that are working on algae, and what they do: Link - 9 years ago

Feb 23 2010 - Major Algae Scientists from the European Algae Biomass Association (EABA)underline the important potential of algae biofuels in terms of GHGs reduction - Link - 9 years ago