Tag: Aurora

Whatever happened to algae and biofuels?

Whatever happened to algae and biofuels?

April 23, 2012 |

Sapphire Energy, among other hardy survivors, press forward, as others melt away or re-focus on higher-value, smaller-market products. You remember algae biofuels, don’t you? The Summer of Algae 2009 was the ‘summer of algae,” when it seemed that every other day, there was another Mom-and-Pop, or even international behemoth, announcing that it was heading up […]

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The Goldilocks Challenge: Getting it 'just right' at Aurora Algae

The Goldilocks Challenge: Getting it 'just right' at Aurora Algae

[ 0 ] December 10, 2010 |

“We renamed ourselves Aurora Algae,” said Aurora CEO Greg Bafalis, “but I would have changed it to Algae Inc, if I could have,” as he began to update us on the company’s progress. “What we determined last year was that it is really a high tech farming company.” It’s been a big year over at […]

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Aurora Algae heads for commercialization with light sensitized, saline algae

Aurora Algae heads for commercialization with light sensitized, saline algae

[ 0 ] September 14, 2010 |

In California, the company formerly known as Aurora Biofuels has confirmed its emergence as Aurora Algae, as previously reported in the Digest. The company also said that it is now transitioning from a pilot technology development to full-scale commercialization of the Company’s proprietary algae products, including high concentration eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA Omega-3 fatty acids), high-density […]

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