DOE — up to $8 Million for “breakthroughs” in algae-based biofuels

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of three projects to receive up to $8 million, aimed at reducing the costs of producing algal biofuels and bioproducts. These projects aim to deliver high-impact tools and…

DOE funding projects for biofuels, bioproducts, and biopower

The Energy Department (DOE) has announced the selection of six projects for up to $12.9 million in federal funding, entitled, “Project Definition for Pilot- and Demonstration-Scale Manufacturing of Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biopower.” These projects, required to share the cost at a minimum of 50%…

Global Algae Innovations

Focused on designing innovative technology to make algae production more efficient and consistent, Global Algae Innovations’ CEO, Dave Hazlebeck, believes his company is on the path to completely change the way we currently produce both oil and food. “There’s studies that show with algae grown to…

Zobi Harvestor from Global Algae Innovations

Global Algae Innovations, with headquarters in San Diego, California, and cultivation/production facilities in Lihue, Hawaii, have introduced a new algae harvesting system using advanced membranes to achieve what they claim is 100% harvest efficiency, eliminating the need for secondary dewatering…

DNews Takes on Algae

DNews visits with Global Algae Innovations to learn how valuable algae can be for our future fuel needs, as well as food for animals and people, nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals, and as an offset to factory’s carbon footprints…