Algae has potential to produce significant amounts of biodiesel or jet fuel per acre

Smith, Ron
February 2010
Southwest Farm Press;2/11/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on a study conducted by the researchers at Texas AgriLife regarding the potential of microalgae in producing more biofuel per acre in the U.S. It states that the study aims to advance the science of algae production to an economically viable, commercial scale enterprise that can produce billions of gallons of fuel without competing with food and feed production. The study indicates that algae can provide the basis for either biodiesel or jet fuel.


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