BioProcess Algae and KD-Pharma Sign Omega-3 Deal

BioProcess Algae LLC, a sustainable algal feedstocks company, and KD-Pharma Bexbach GmbH, part of the Fat & Lipids Division of Bioseutica BV, a leading producer of highly purified pharmaceutical-grade…

SFCC Offering Training Courses in Biofuels

As part of a U.S. Department of Labor Grant, Santa Fe Community College Center is offering five courses in biofuels energy including OSHA 10 General for biofuels, algae production, biodiesel production…

GeneArt Kits for Mutagenesis, Cloning and Assembly

GeneArt Kits for Mutagenesis, Cloning and Assembly

Life Technologies Corporation has announced the launch of three next generation GeneArt® genetic engineering kits that allow molecular and synthetic biologists unprecedented speed, flexibility…

Astaxanthin Drives Cyanotech to Record Profits

Astaxanthin Drives Cyanotech to Record Profits

Kailua Kona, Hawaii-based Cyanotech Corporation, a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, has announced that 
for fiscal year 2012 compared to fiscal year 2011…

OriginOil Adds Anthony Fidaleo to Board

OriginOil, Inc. has announced the appointment of Anthony Fidaleo to its board. Fidaleo will serve as OriginOil’s third independent director. In the past three months the Company has added two independent…

Solazyme and Bunge Break Ground in Brazil

Solazyme, Inc. and Bunge Global Innovation LLC have announced they have broken ground on a 100,000 metric ton renewable oil production facility adjacent to Bunge’s Moema sugarcane mill in Brazil…

Comments Wanted for Renewable Energy Projects Guide

The Energy Department has announced the publication of the draft Federal Renewable Energy Guide: Developing Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects at Federal Facilities Using Private…

SEE ALGAE Sells Algae Farm to Brazil’s Grupo JB

Vienna, Austria-based SEE ALGAE Technology GmbH (SAT), a leading developer of infrastructure for the commercial production of high-quality algae, has announced that it has signed an agreement…

Deadline 7/20 for NREL Renewable Growth Forum Presenters

This Friday, July 20, 2012 is the final deadline for renewable energy and energy efficiency technology small businesses to apply to present at the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s…

Processing Brine with Spirulina at AlgaeArt

Processing Brine with Spirulina at AlgaeArt

AlgaeArt is a startup firm in Israel dedicated to the culture of Spirulina. Its novelty lies in combining Spirulina production with the treatment and management of brines from inland desalination…

VG Energy to Launch LipidMax™ Product

Viral Genetics, through its majority owned subsidiary VG Energy, is preparing to launch their first commercial product, LipidMax, a lipid enhancement compound for use in the production of oils from algae and other…

Phenometrics Environmental Photo Bioreactor™

Phenometrics Environmental Photo Bioreactor™

The computer controlled Environmental Photo BioReactor (ePBR™) from Phenometrics recreates the environmental conditions such as temperature, light intensity and CO2, enabling scientists to study algae…

Carbon Megadosing for Increased Lipids

Carbon Megadosing for Increased Lipids

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory, in Upton, NY, have demonstrated that ramping up algae’s overall metabolism by feeding them more carbon increases…

AlgaeGarden Featured at International Garden Festival

AlgaeGarden, which celebrates the beauty and productive potential of algae via its diversity and meaning, will be on display from June 23 to September 30 at The International Garden Festival in Quebec, Canada…

VG Energy to Study Algae Lipid Production

VG Energy, the majority-owned subsidiary of Viral Genetics, has entered into an agreement with UniQuest Pty. Ltd., the commercialization arm of the University of Queensland, Australia, to optimize the use of…

Algae Perspectives: Legislative Update

Algae Perspectives: Legislative Update

May was a busy month in Washington for the Algal Biomass Organization (ABO) and other biofuels groups. We have been working aggressively with the ABFA, BIO, A4A, the Farm Bureau and other associations…

On Developing an Algal-based Cure for Malaria

On Developing an Algal-based Cure for Malaria

Over the past ten years, work from our lab has identified mechanisms of chloroplast gene expression that have allowed for development of recombinant protein expression and metabolic engineering in the algal…

July Green Fleet Demo to Burn $13.7 Mil of Biofuel

Jeanette Steele writes in U-T San Diego News that the US Navy spent $13.7 million on fuel made from used cooking oil and algae, blended with petroleum, for its upcoming “green fleet” voyage on July 18 and 19…

Algae 101: Part 44

Algae 101: Part 44

Algae’s dense nutrient set provides natural nutralence in foods. The prior Algae Industry Magazine, Algae 101 post noted that naturally nutralent foods are available today in the form of sea vegetables, microalgae powders and dried seaweed…

Fluid Imaging’s New Instrumentation Software

Fluid Imaging’s New Instrumentation Software

Laboratory instrumentation manufacturer Fluid Imaging Technologies, of Yarmouth, Maine (www.fluidimaging.com) has introduced VisualSpreadsheet© V3.2 particle analysis software…

Sapphire Names New Scientific Advisory Board

Sapphire Energy has announced new members to its Scientific Advisory Board as the company readies its first algae-to-energy commercial demonstration facility. The new board members represent some of the…

ABBB Conference Draws Industry to San Diego

The 2nd International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts kicked off June 11, attracting an audience of nearly 500 to San Diego, considered by many to be the Mecca of the algae world…

Cellana Launches ReNew™ Product Line

Cellana Launches ReNew™ Product Line

San Diego and Kailua-Kona, Hawaii-based Cellana, Inc. announced the launch of its ReNew™ brand and ReNew Omega-3 line of algae-based products at the GOED (Global Organization for EPA and DHA)…

OriginOil Teams with CWT for Wastewater Clean-up

Los Angeles, CA-based OriginOil is gearing up for the commercial roll out of its oil and gas wastewater clean-up systems, and has selected Clean Water Technology (CWT), based in Los Angeles…

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