A.I.M. Interview: Eldorado Biofuels’ Paul Laur

A.I.M. Interview: Eldorado Biofuels’ Paul Laur

The National Alliance for Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB) consortium, the 33-member collaboration of government research laboratories, university labs and private industry, recently announced achieving…

A.I.M. Interview: Gregory L. Bafalis, CEO, Aurora Algae

A.I.M. Interview: Gregory L. Bafalis, CEO, Aurora Algae

Since June of this year, Greg Bafalis has been CEO of Aurora Algae, formerly Aurora Biofuels, overseeing the Company’s strategy, operations, and high-level relationships…

Solazyme and Roquette Sign Agreement

Solazyme, Inc., California-based leader in renewable oil and bioproducts, and Roquette Frères, the global starch and starch-derivatives company headquartered in France, have announced a joint venture…

MSU Using Baking Soda for Algae

Montana State University researchers there have found a way to get four times as much biofuel from a given amount of algae by adding baking soda, a concentrated source of carbon dioxide…

Benefits of GE Guidelines for the Algae Industry

Benefits of GE Guidelines for the Algae Industry

Algae are an agricultural product and algae producers should consider the Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) guidelines developed in Europe and Asia as well as the US guidelines for genetic…

A.I.M. Interview: Dr. Jerry Brand

A.I.M. Interview: Dr. Jerry Brand

Dr. Jerry Brand, a PhD biologist and photosynthesis researcher, began his association with the UTEX Culture Collection of Algae in 1987, when he performed an extensive survey of the capacity for hydrogen gas production in UTEX strains…