Unlocking the potential of algae

|31 January 2017| USA A leading scientist has developed a new technology to efficiently farm algae used in the production of biofuels and other valuable chemicals. Until now it has been difficult and c...

ExxonMobil aims to make oil from algae

(USA) Synthetic Genomics and ExxonMobil are to step up their joint efforts to develop oil from algae. The pair announced today that they have extended their agreement to conduct joint research into advanc...

Financial boost for pioneering biofuel projects

|15 July 2016| USA America is investing in advanced biofuel technologies in a bid to accelerate the switch to affordable fossil-fuel replacements. The country's Energy Department is backing three pione...

The industry of the future for rural Scotland?

|2 February 2016| Oban company Xanthella seeking to make algae the industry of the future for rural Scotland. The Atlantic coast of Scotland has some of the best renewable energy generation potential in E...