prado's S.T.E.A.M project period 2

(algae to oil)

ALGAE TO OIL

ALGAE FUEL OR ALGAL BIOFUEL IS AN ALTERNATIVE TO FOSSIL FUEL THAT USES ALGAE AS ITS SOURCE OF NATURAL DEPOSITS.

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Started in 2007, Oilgae originally had a focus on biofuels, but has today grown into a comprehensive resource providing intelligence on a wide range of fuel and non-fuel products and solutions from algae.
Algae to crude oil - world's fuel problems solved? Truthloader





Scientists from the US Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have developed a way to quickly and efficiently transform plentiful, easy-to-grow algae into crude oil which can be used in fuels and other materials. The technology is vastly more efficient than other bio fuels, and the Doe is apparently already l


Algae fuel


According to the head of the Algal Biomass Organization, algae fuel can reach price parity with oil in 2018 if granted production tax credits.[11] However, in 2013, Exxon Mobil Chairman and CEO Rex Tiller son said that after committing to spend up to $600 million over 10 years on development in a joint venture with J. Craig Seventeens Synthetic Genomics in 2009, Exxon pulled back after four years (and $100 million) when it realized that algae fuel is "probably further" than 25 years away from commercial viability.[12] On the other hand, Algenol claims to have already produced 9,000 US gallons per acre (8,400 m3/km2) of ethanol and hope to produce commercially in 2014.[13]

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Algae to Oil

algea may be newest clean fuel