Posts tagged: algae

News Overview 21.01.2013

2013 Could Be a Make or Break Year for Algae Fuel IMS Research: PV inverter warranty and after sales service dictate purchasing decisions Valued PV inverter warranties and after sales service are key reasons for installers purchasing decisions, according to a survey undertaken by IMS Research, a part of market analytical firm IHS. MicroTech launches […]

Hydrelio© – The First Large-Scale Floating Solar Power Generation System

IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) and Ciel et Terre signed an R&D agreement at the end of 2011 to develop Hydrelio©, the world’s first large-scale floating solar power generation system. Designed by R&D teams at Ciel et Terre, Hydrélio has just been launched on the international market, and the results are already promising. This partnership was […]

Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion

Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion is a process in which the heat energy stored in the Earth’s oceans is used to produce electricity. OTEC works best when the temperature difference between the warmer, top layer of the ocean and the colder, deep ocean water is about 36°F (20°C). These conditions exist in tropical coastal areas, roughly […]

Algae To Fuel (Video)

Energy 101 | Algae-to-Fuels As America wants to improve the energy supply security, home-grown fuel sources are more important that ever. One of the fuel sources of the future is algae, small aquatic organisms that convert sunlight into energy and store it in the form of oil. Scientists and engineers at the Energy Department and […]

European Advanced Biofuels Flightpath

The use of biofuels in the aviation industry was one of the hot topics during Sustainable Energy Week in June this year, topping the bill of high-level workshops in Milan and Brussels.   These meetings were the latest in a series organised as part of the European Advanced Biofuels Flightpath initiative backed by the EC, […]

OriginOil Receives Firm Order For Its Algae Appliance in Urban Test Program At Paris La Défense Complex

  Algae’s role in helping large buildings achieve eco-sustainability will be evaluated with regional government support OriginOil, Inc. (OTC/BB: OOIL), developer of a breakthrough technology to convert algae into renewable crude oil, today received a firm order from its French joint venture partner Ennesys to supply OriginOil’s Algae Appliance™ harvester and other components for a […]

OriginOil Demonstrates Low-Energy Algae Appliance to National Algae Association

  NAA workshop attendees view latest algae processing technologies (video, photos) OriginOil, Inc. (OTC/BB: OOIL), a leading developer of next-generation technologies to produce transportation fuels, chemicals and foods, announced today it demonstrated its low-energy Algae Appliance™ to industry executives from a workshop hosted by the National Algae Association (NAA) at the University of Southern California. […]