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  • 8 years ago

    We are pleased to invite oilgae club members to our Algae Talk Session on 19 Sep 2011 at Technology Park Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Algaetech is organizing "Algae Talk Session" with ... more

  • 8 years ago

    Dear Members of Oilgae, I will be attending a algae talk session by Dr. Jonathan Trent, OMEGA Scientist, Ames Research Center, NASA on 19 Sep at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.I have a ... more

  • 8 years ago

    Last year , Shell’s officials announced that Shell will narrow its research paths in advanced biofuels from 10 advanced technologies to five in 2011, and described 2011 as “the year ... more

  • 8 years ago

    Dear members of Oilgae Club,I am happy to share the accomplishment of our company, AlgaeTech International in the field of Algae-based Carbon Capture. Our company has constructed a photobioreactor system, ... more

  • 9 years ago

    Scientists from a consortium of nine central laboratories have undertaken a project to discover potential of making bio fuel commercially from microalgae.The project called ?New Millennium India Technology Leadership ... more

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  • 9 years ago

    List of companies and Universities working on algae jet fuel: Companies 1. Solazyme 2. Honeywell UOP 3. Solena 4. Sapphire Energy 5. Imperium Renewables 6. Aquaflow Bionomic Corporation Universities 1. Arizona state university 2. Cranfield University Supporting Airline Industries 1. Boeing 2. Honeywell/UOP 3. ... more

  • Parkavi says
    9 years ago

    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

  • Parkavi says
    9 years ago

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

  • Parkavi says
    9 years ago

    Algae-based biofuel can have 4X carbon footprint of petro-diesel, study says - http://www.smartplanet.com/business/blog/smart-takes/algae-based-biofuel-can-have-4x-carbon-footprint-of-petro-diesel-study-says/9708/

  • Parkavi says
    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 - http://smartenergynews.net/2010/08/12/petroalgae-files-for-200-million-public-offering/

  • Parkavi says
    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.http://domesticfuel.com/2010/08/09/san-diego-a-hot-bed-of-algal-activity

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    What about the BIOPAL project..BIOPAL project was started to explore the use of algae as raw material for production of bioplastics and biocomposites contributing to sustainable development of european coastal ... more

  • 9 years ago

    Soley Institute is also producing Bioplastic from Spirulina dregs. When they extract some of useful materials from Spirulina microalgae, a large volume of Spirulina dregs are producing as a byproduct. ... more

  • 9 years ago

    Looks like carbon capture using algae is going to be a tough job!! Trying to imagine the area required for such a system.. more

  • 9 years ago

    Is this equipment used only in closed systems like photobioreactors or for openponds as well? Do you have proven increased productivity due to the use of BMR? more

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    Botryococcus braunii grows slowly but more

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    I have added few more companies that produce algae fuels through gasification... 1. A2BE Carbon Capture LLC (A2BE) and Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc. (PEF), combine algae farming-based CO2 capture and ... more

  • 9 years ago

    The Merrimack Biodiesel Crew was established in the fall of 2006 by of Merrimack High School and the group continues as an after school, research based, science and engineering club. The ... more

  • 9 years ago

    A recent interesting news in the algae energy domain is that few scientists from California and Korea have successfully generated electricity from algae. The scientists claim to have stolen the electrons ... more

  • 9 years ago

    @dmcgill As you say, photobioreactors are the best way of cultivation since it can offer significant benefits to producers of algae for specialty purposes like energy products. Few PBR's like ... more

  • Preethi commented on Designer PBR1
    9 years ago

    There is no publicly available protocol to design Photobioreactors at home. But there is a new e-book named "Making Algae Photobioreactors" at Home that presents scalable models of in-house algae ... more

  • 9 years ago

    Genetic engineering of algae for increased oil yield is an interesting and potential topic too..... A research suggests an increase in oil yield by introducing additional copies of the ACCase gene ... more

  • 9 years ago

    OriginOil, Inc. (OOIL), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae into oil, has formed an industry working group to develop jet fuel from algae using waste streams. The ... more

  • 9 years ago

    Hello friends, Can someone tell me the FFA (Free Fatty Acid) content of algal oil in wt % ? more

  • 9 years ago

    Coincidentally the forthcoming post is also about Solazyme. Solazyme, Inc., an algae fuel company took home the number one position in the Sustainable Biofuels Technology category at the 2nd Annual ... more

  • 9 years ago

    The momentum for algae development is stronger than ever. Last year, Solazyme, the algae fuel developer used algae-derived polysaccharides as anti-aging skin care ingredient. This year,in addition to working towards ... more