TITLE

Fast-growing alga brings bio-crude industry a step closer

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Ecos;Jul2013, Issue 185, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to a research study which has found a fast-growing microscopic algae that could act as an alternative fuel. The research was conducted by the University of Queensland, in collaboration with Germany's Bielefeld University and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. The team has identified several species of the algae from freshwater and saltwater ecosystems around Australia.
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91687472

 

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