New Mexico Town Grows Algae for Biofuels
(Sustainable Business Oregon) …On a small, razed patch of dirt about a mile outside town, water slowly circulates in four oval-shaped ponds. A bright emerald green sparkles in the water, reflecting thick strains of algae that line the raceways built by El Dorado Biofuels LLC.
…More important, the Jal-grown algae, which the company calls “Jalgae,” is thriving in dirty, saline water that El Dorado has pumped from a nearby oil-and-gas well. READ MORE and MORE (New Mexico Business Weekly (subscription))