Tag: Aquatic Energy

Louisiana senator says US using wrong model, excluding algae

Louisiana senator says US using wrong model, excluding algae

August 29, 2011 |

In Louisiana, U.S. Sen. David Vitter said “Congress has been using exactly the wrong model,” and contended that, with algae, “we stack up very favorably to ethanol, which has been very politically driven and is dependent on that huge subsidy. This process can compete and can win with no special favors.” Vitter criticized the decision-making […]

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On the Move in Biofuels: Solazyme IPO, ABO Algae Summit, Aquatic Energy

On the Move in Biofuels: Solazyme IPO, ABO Algae Summit, Aquatic Energy

[ 0 ] May 24, 2011 |

The Solazyme IPO is expected this week. The IPO is expected to result in the sale of 9.975 million shares at $15-$17 per share, with proceeds of up to $184 million including over-allotments. The 2011 Algae Biomass Summit will be held October 25-27, 2011, in Minneapolis, MN.  Prior Summits have attracted around 700 participants, from […]

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Aquatic Energy, Louisiana Ag-Center plan algae harvest, dewatering project

Aquatic Energy, Louisiana Ag-Center plan algae harvest, dewatering project

[ 2 ] May 11, 2011 |

In Louisiana, a project from the Louisiana-AgCenter and Aquatic Energy has been recommended for state research funds by the Industrial Ties Research Subprogram (ITRS) component of the Board of Regents Support Fund.  These funds have been endorsed for their proposal to develop breakthrough technology for harvesting microalgae from liquid cultures with the goal of drastically […]

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On the Move: Aquatic Energy, Osage Bioenergy

On the Move: Aquatic Energy, Osage Bioenergy

[ 0 ] December 16, 2010 |

In Virginia, Craig Shealy has transitioned from his role as CEO of Osage Bioenergy but will remain a member of the company’s board of directors. A successor has not yet been named.   In Louisiana, Dr. Russell L. Chapman, former President of the Phycological Society of America has joined Aquatic Energy as the Chairman of its Science […]

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On the Move: Aquatic Energy, SG Biofuels, POET

On the Move: Aquatic Energy, SG Biofuels, POET

[ 0 ] December 9, 2010 |

In Louisiana, Aquatic Energy announced that two senior energy executives, C. Maury Devine and Robert Zulandi, have joined its Board of Directors. In Ohio, Mike Bishop is the new general manager at POET Biorefining – Fostoria. In California, SG Biofuels named Miguel Motta as vice president of marketing and strategy. Motta joins SG Biofuels from Monsanto.

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