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Sapphire Energy announces James Levine as new CEO

Sapphire Energy has announced the appointment of biotechnology veteran James Levine as president, CEO and member of the board of directors. Levine replaces Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner, who is stepping down…


Assistant Secretary of the Navy McGinn to keynote ABS

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), has announced that Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations and Environment) Dennis McGinn will be a keynote speaker at the 8th Annual Algae…


BETO to host Biomass 2014 July 29-30

On July 29-30, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) will host its seventh annual conference: Biomass 2014: Growing the Future Bioeconomy. Co-hosted with…


DOE awards $3.5 million to Cellana for algal biofuels

The U.S. Energy Department has announced $3.5 million for an algae project aimed at accelerating the development of sustainable, affordable algal biofuels. This research project supports…


Algenol being barraged by hackers

Steven Mufson reports for the Washington Post that Algenol Biofuels estimates hackers have attempted to break into its computers 39 million times in four months this year, triple the level of a year earlier…


Sapphire picked for U.S.-China EcoPartnership program

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Strategic & Economic Dialogue counterpart State Councilor Yang Jiechi welcomed Sapphire Energy and Sinopec, along with five other new U.S.-China partners into…


Natural Algae Production brakes ground on 10-acre farm

The National Algae Association has announced that one of its algae incubator program companies, Natural Algae Production, LLC, of Louisiana, has broken ground on a new 10-acre algae farm…


Joule gets EPA Clearance for Modified Cyanobacteria

Bedford, MA-based Joule has announced that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has favorably reviewed the company’s Microbial Commercial Activity Notice (MCAN) for their first commercial…


EnAlgae publishes “State of the Industry” guides for NW Europe

EnAlgae, a research partnership drawing on expertise across seven EU Member States, has announced the publication of sixreports on their website looking at the state of the algae industry across countries…


Rosen named to Algaeon board of directors

Entaire Global Companies, Inc. (Entaire) has announced the appointment of Entaire CEO Jonathan D. Rosen to the board of directors of Indianapolis, Indiana-based Algaeon, Inc., a developer of algae derived human…


Cellectis develops algae strains with improved oil content

Cellectis plant sciences, the plant genome engineering company, announced the publication in Nature Communications the development of algae strains with improved and increased oil content…


Heliae to produce astaxanthin in Japan

Gilbert, AZ-based Heliae has announced a partnership with Sincere Corporation, a Japanese waste management and recycling company, to form a joint venture and develop a commercial algae production…


SANDAG study shows algae’s economic contribution

Sapphire Energy reports that a study conducted by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and released last week by its service bureau found that the direct, indirect, and induced economic impact…


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Euglena to develop algal biodiesel

Chisaki Watanabe reports for Bloomberg News that Isuzu Motors Ltd. and Euglena Co. will work together to develop a new kind of biodiesel using algae, with a goal of establishing the technology by 2018. The companies want to develop a type of fuel that can be used on its own, unlike existing kinds... [Read the full story]
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Future of Algae Book

Imagine Our Algae Future, Visionary Algae Architecture and Landscape Designs, by Robert Henrikson and Mark Edwards, invites us to imagine our future living in cities where buildings are covered with photosynthetic skins and vertical gardens, collecting the... [Read the full story]