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  • Algae biofuels

    Biofuel from algae could be a meaningful part of the solution in the future because of its potential as an economically viable, low emissions transportation fuel. As part of the program, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company is teaming up with Synthetic Genomics (SGI) to develop, test, and produce biofuels from photosynthetic algae. Algae produce bio-oil that can be processed into biofuels ...


  • Algae Biofuels Production Technologies Worldwide

    Involvement in the algae biofuels industry shot up by companies 550% between 2005 and 2007, driven by environmental concerns and high crude oil prices. However, oil prices have since declined, and the recent global financial crisis stymied many industries. Currently there seems to be continued interest in algae biofuels, but the industry is also plagued by excessive hype… So what is the ...


  • ReportsnReports - Algae Biofuels Production Technologies Worldwide

    Involvement in the algae biofuels industry shot up by companies 550% between 2005 and 2007, driven by environmental concerns and high crude oil prices. However, oil prices have since declined, and the recent global financial crisis stymied many industries. Currently there seems to be continued interest in algae biofuels, but the industry is also plagued by excessive hype… So what is the ...


  • Algae: Biofuel of the future?

    In the world of alternative fuels, there may be nothing greener than pond scum. Algae are tiny biological factories that use photosynthesis to transform carbon dioxide and sunlight into energy so efficiently that they can double their weight several times a day. As part of the photosynthesis process algae produce oil and can generate 15 times more oil per acre than other plants used for biofuels, ...

  • Energy researchers create crude oil from algae in 30 minutes

    Energy research carried out by workers at the US Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has resulted in the creation of crude oil from algae in a process that takes just 30 minutes. The method is a continuous chemical process that produces crude oil when a form of harvested algae is poured in - and the algae takes the form of a green paste that has the consistency of ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Algae Biofuels Production Technologies Worldwide by SBI now available at ReportsandReports

    Dallas, ReportsandReports Announce it Will Carry Algae Biofuels Production Technologies Worldwide Market Research Report in its Store.  Browse the complete Report on: ...


  • Global Algae Biodiesel World 2012

    CJP is set to hold Global Algae Biodiesel World Programme 2012 in India from December 16-17 , 2012. CJP’s Global Algae Biodiesel World 2012 focuses on the entire algae production from lab to scale. Topics are carefully selected to cover the Biology, Engineering, Marketing and Financial aspects of algae commercialization. CJP is recognized as an important platform for productive exchanges ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • NRC drives strategy to commercialize biofuel from algae

    Canada’s National Research Council is collaborating with industrial partners to commercialize technologies for algae cultivation, biomass handling, oil extraction and fuel ...

  • Tiny algae loom large in biofuel pilot projects

    The production of biofuels from algae gained new prominence this summer when ExxonMobil announced that it will invest up to $600 million in the technology. ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics Inc. (SGI) formed a research and development alliance in July to explore the production of biofuels from photosynthetic algae. Photosynthetic algae—such as single-celled 'microalgae' and blue-green algae—are ...

  • NRC drives strategy to commercialize biofuel from algae

    Canada"s National Research Council is collaborating with a number of industrial partners to commercialize technologies for algae cultivation, biomass handling, oil extraction and ultimately, fuel production. NRC is committing approximately $5M in funding through the National Bioproducts Program and the ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Global Clean Energy Inc. Algae Reit Update

    Global Clean Energy, Inc. (OTC PINK: GCEI), has been a publicly traded company since September, 2008 and has seen tremendous challenges and changes in the business of bio-fuels and alternative fuels. The company's Board of Directors from the beginning had as an overriding corporate philosophy to never make decisions that ...


    By Global Clean Energy Inc.

  • Global Algae Biodiesel World India 2011

    Jaipur, India (PRWEB) December 21, 2010---------In the India, CJP is set to hold Global Algae Biodiesel World India Programme 2011 in India from APRIL 5 to 6 , 2011. CJP’s Global Algae World India 11 focuses on the entire algae production from lab to scale. Topics are carefully selected to cover the Biology, Engineering, Marketing and Financial aspects of algae commercialization. CJP is ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • BBA announces Algae Biodiesel research Progress

    Algae are tiny, plantlike organisms that grow naturally and are composed of carbohydrates, proteins and plant oil. They are extremely diverse and can be found in most habitats of the world including fresh and sea water, salt lakes, soil, snow and on surfaces such as rocks and the bark of trees. Their ranges from about 1 μm (nanoplankton) to more than 40 m (kelp), with many microalgae used for ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Seaweed problem could provide algae biofuel solution

    It has often been used as a farmland fertilizer, and in some communities it is eaten as a vegetable, but now researchers believe that seaweed could power our cars and heat our homes too. One species of algae in particular, sugar kelp (Laminaria saccharina), is exciting scientists from Norway. ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Algae Biofuel Biology Science Education System launched

      Biodiesel Business Academy (BBA) has launched Algae Biofuel Biology Science Education System as a part of its campus biofuel initiative for serving schools, colleges and universities, as well as developing world applications. The Centre for Jatropha Promotion & Biodiesel (CJP) is a bioenergy crop research and development company and has highest priority to contribute to the transition ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Diversified Technologies' PEF Pre-Treatment of Algae for Oil Extraction to Help Biorefineries Cut Costs

    Diversified Technologies, Inc. has introduced a low-cost process (patent pending) for the pre-treatment of algae using pulsed electric field (PEF) technology to streamline ...


  • Extreme Biodiesel Contracted With a Algae Oil Company to Produce Biodiesel Fuel for a "Million Mile Test" With Major Trucking Company

    BookMerge Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: BRKM), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Extreme Biodiesel, has contracted with a Algae Oil Company to produce biodiesel fuel from algae oil for a "million mile test" for a major trucking company. Extreme Biodiesel has been working with the Algae Oil Company for two years on establishing procedures for pre-treatment and creating "A-100" biodiesel fuel from ...


  • Algae-Based Biofuels Production to Reach 61 Million Gallons per Year by 2020, Forecasts Pike Research

    BOULDER, Colo. - In the face of petroleum scarcity, increasing oil prices, market volatility, and climate change, leaders in government and industry are looking to renewable fuel sources such as algae-based biofuels to reduce expenses and mitigate their acute vulnerability to petroleum supply chains.Yielding 2 to 20 times more oil per acre than leading oilseed crops, algae’s productivity ...


  • Repsol acquires 20% stake in AlgaEnergy, a leading R & D company in investigating the production of next generation biofuels from algae

    The agreement complements and strengthens Repsol’s research into the use of microalgae for next generation biofuels. Repsol has developed various research projects with microalgae as a source of advanced biofuels for a sustainable future. As a technical partner, Repsol will actively collaborate in the selection, improvement, cultivation and marketing of fuels obtained from microalgae. ...


    By REPSOL

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