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Algae’s PACE: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to algae for co-products and energy

Algae’s PACE: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to algae for co-products and energy

June 20, 2017 |

Los Alamos National Lab’s Dick Sayre gave this illuminating overview of the PACE project for Producing Algae for Co-Products and Energy at the 2017 DOE Project Peer Review sessions.

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Algaemagic: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the MAGIC Marine Algae consortium project

Algaemagic: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the MAGIC Marine Algae consortium project

June 20, 2017 |

Mark Huntley and Zackary Johnson gave this illuminating overview of the MAGIC Marine Algae consortium project at the 2017 DOE Project Peer Review sessions.

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Algae from thin air: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to algae biofuels using atmospheric CO2

Algae from thin air: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to algae biofuels using atmospheric CO2

June 20, 2017 |

Michael Huessmann and John Benemann gave this illuminating overview of Microalgae Biofuels Production on CO2 from Air at the 2017 DOE Project Peer Review sessions.

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Making Algae Obese: Synthetic Genomics, ExxonMobil breakthrough brings algae fuels clearer, closer

Making Algae Obese: Synthetic Genomics, ExxonMobil breakthrough brings algae fuels clearer, closer

June 20, 2017 |

In California at the annual BIO convention, ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics announced a breakthrough in joint research into advanced biofuels involving the improvement of the Nannochloropsis gaditana algae strain. Currently at proof of concept scale, at the productivity rates seen under lab conditions, the strain could produce up to 1600 gallons per acre per year of […]

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Algae Obesity! Synthetic Genomics, ExxonMobil breakthrough doubles lipid content; algae biofuels come clearer, closer

Algae Obesity! Synthetic Genomics, ExxonMobil breakthrough doubles lipid content; algae biofuels come clearer, closer

June 20, 2017 |

In California at the annual BIO convention, ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics announced a breakthrough in joint research into advanced biofuels involving the improvement of the Nannochloropsis gaditana algae strain. Currently at proof of concept scale, at the productivity rates seen under lab conditions, the strain could produce up to 1600 gallons per acre per year of […]

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ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics modify algae doubling oil production

ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics modify algae doubling oil production

June 19, 2017 |

In California, ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics Inc. announced a breakthrough in joint research into advanced biofuels involving the modification of an algae strain that more than doubled its oil content without significantly inhibiting the strain’s growth. Using advanced cell engineering technologies at Synthetic Genomics, the ExxonMobil-Synthetic Genomics research team modified an algae strain to enhance […]

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Wazzup with algae? The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the DOE’s Algae systems program

Wazzup with algae? The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the DOE’s Algae systems program

June 19, 2017 |

What’s the Department of Energy working on with respect to algae? The Bioenergy Technologies Office’s Alison Goss-Eng answered the question in this update, given at DOE Project Peer Review 2017. In this deck, she looks at milestones ahead, programs, goals and challenges.

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Phyco2 refocuses algae R&D on Agriculture, Nutrition

Phyco2 refocuses algae R&D on Agriculture, Nutrition

June 11, 2017 |

In California, Phyco2 said that is shifting its focus to meet the growing market demand for algae production. Six primary high-value markets with strong growth both in the United States and globally have been identified as bio-stimulants, bio-pesticides, animal feed, nutraceuticals, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals. The global market for algae is growing at an estimated Compound […]

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Dutch MEP wants to promote algae and waste-based biofuels investment

Dutch MEP wants to promote algae and waste-based biofuels investment

June 8, 2017 |

In Belgium, Dutch member of the European Parliament Bas Eckhout is calling for a complete phase-out of support for crop-based biofuel while supporting investment for algae and waste-based biofuel investment. In the post-2020 proposals waste oil-based biofuels are also capped like conventional biofuels. He says key to the continued inclusion of biofuels in the European […]

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Algae, algae, algae: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Global Algae Innovations

Algae, algae, algae: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Global Algae Innovations

June 8, 2017 |

Global Algae Innovations designs innovative technology to make algae production more efficient and consistent.  They are accelerate the commercialization of algal biofuels and other products through development of an integrated, photosynthetic, open raceway pond system to produce algal oil. Their approach is to combine best-in-class cultivation and pre-processing technologies with some of the world’s leading strain […]

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