Posts Tagged ‘algae’

Algae as a source of energy

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Production of biomass from algae – conversion to oil.

Research and development is taking place. Large scale economics is difficult to achieve now – genetically modified algae that grows faster is a possible solution.

Algae farms can be used to absorb CO2 directly – algae feed on water, light and CO2 through photosynthesis.