New Mexico State University-Led Biofuel Research Gets Federal Funding
(Associated Press) Research into the potential of algae-based fuel is getting a $5 million boost from the U.S. Department of Energy.
NMSU is working on the project along with Los Alamos, Argonne and Pacific Northwest national laboratories, Washington State and Michigan State universities and four companies.
Key goals of the project are to improve the yields and stability of algal biomass and cultivation systems while also improving oil content at harvest. READ MORE and MORE (Algae Industry Magazine) and MORE (New Mexico State University) and MORE VIDEO (Algae Industry Magazine)