ABO Press Releases and Statements

February 1, 2017
Algae Biomass Organization Presents “Champion of Algae” Awards to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA)

September 2016
Arizona to Host Global Algae Industry at the  10th Annual Algae Biomass Summit

August 19, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Announces  2016-2018 Board of Directors, New Board Chair

July 13, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Hails Carbon Utilization Tax Credit Legislation

July 12, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Hails Potential for Algae Revealed in U.S. Department of Energy’s Billion Ton Study

July 5, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Preliminary Agenda for 10th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in Phoenix, AZ

April 11, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) for Carbon Utilization Amendment

March 3, 2016
Using Algae-based Agricultural Feed Could Reduce Atmospheric CO2 Concentrations to Pre-Industrial Levels, According to Peer-Reviewed Study

February 22, 2016
Algae Biomass Organization Gears Up for 2016 Algae Biomass Summit

December 18, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Lauds Congressional Support for Advancing Algae Technology

October 27, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Phoenix, Arizona as Location of 10th Annual Algae Biomass Summit

September 15, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Congratulates Algenol for Partnership to Commercially Distribute First Algae-Based Ethanol

August 26, 2015
Algae Biomass Summit Features Latest Innovation in Algal Biology Research and Algal Systems Ecology

August 20, 2015
Algae Biomass Summit Showcases Advances in Commercial Production

August 5, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Announces New Board Chair and Vice Chair

August 3, 2015
EPA’s Endorsement of Carbon Utilization in Clean Power Plan A Huge Win for Algae Industry

July 29, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds U.S. Reps. Peters and Salmon for Bi-Partisan House Bill to Increase R&D Funding for Carbon Capture & Utilization

July 28, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Hails Carbon Utilization Language in Senate Energy Legislation

June 10, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Department of Energy’s Awards of $18 Million to Develop Bioproducts and Biofuels from Algae

June 2, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Preliminary Agenda for
9th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in Washington, DC

May 13, 2015
ABO Applauds Senators Manchin and Hietkamp on Introduction of Carbon Utilization Legislation

April 20, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Algae Systems and HY-TEK Bio as New Members

March 27, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Joule Unlimited and  Parker Hannifin As New Members

March 11, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization’s 2015 Algae Industry Survey Shows Continued Optimism for Growth and Commercialization

February 10, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Two New Board Members

January 28, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Kicks Off Planning for 2015 Algae Biomass Summit

January 15, 2015
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) for Supporting Carbon Utilization Technology

December 18, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Gas Technology Institute As New Corporate Member

December 3, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes House Extension of Biofuels Tax Credit, Calls for Long-Term Solution

December 2, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Encourages EPA to Explicitly Recognize Benefits of  Carbon Utilization in Clean Power Plan

November 19, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Brian Schatz For Including Carbon Utilization in Climate Legislation

November 10, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Expands Carbon Utilization Campaign

October 29, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Announces New Board Chair and Vice Chair

October 2, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Department of Energy’s Announcement of $25 Million in Funding to Reduce Costs of Algae Biofuel Production

October 1, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Recognizes Six Students with Young Algae Researcher Awards at Algae Biomass Summit

September 30, 2014
Algae Biomass Summit Launches White House Petition to Encourage EPA to Approve CO2 Recycling as Emissions Reduction Strategy

September 12, 2014
Algae Biomass Summit Announces New Speakers from Departments of Energy, Agriculture and the Truman National Security Project

September 5, 2014
Algae Biomass Summit Showcases Advances in Commercial Production

August 27, 2014
Algae Biomass Summit Showcases Innovation in Algae Engineering

August 19, 2014
Algae Biomass Summit Features Latest Breakthroughs in Algae Biology Research

July 23, 2014
Assistant Secretary of the Navy Dennis McGinn to Keynote Algae Biomass Summit

June 26, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Preliminary Agenda for  8th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in San Diego, CA

June 18, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Matthew Carr, Ph.D. as New Executive Director

June 4, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 2014-2016 Board of Directors

June 2, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Comments on EPA CO2 Regulations

March 26, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization’s 2014 Algae Industry Survey Shows Optimism, Continued Job Creation and Increased Commercialization

March 10, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Announces San Diego, California will Host the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit 

March 10, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Hails New Publication That Identifies Most Promising Locations for Commercial Algae Production Projects

February 6, 2014
Algae Biomass Organization Publishes Updated Standards for Measuring Algae Industry Operations

December 13, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) for Legislation to Extend Advanced Biofuels Tax Credits

December 12, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Statement on Farm to Fleet Program

November 15, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Opposes EPA’s Reduction of  Renewable Fuel Requirements 

October 23, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Reps. Scott Peters and Matt Salmon as New Chairs of the Congressional Algae Caucus 

October 3 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Recognizes Six Students With Young Algae Researcher Awards At Algae Biomass Summit In Orlando

October 2, 2013
Algae Biomass Summit Opens with Focus on Meeting Customer Demand

September 20, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Encourages Carbon Capture and Reuse (CCR) in addition to Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) as Approved Strategy for Compliance with New Emissions Rules for Power Plants

September 19, 2013
Algae Biofuel Can Cut CO2 Emissions up to 68% Compared to Petroleum Fuels Finds New Peer Reviewed Study

September 4, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization and Japanese Algae Industry Incubation Consortium Announce International Cooperation

August, 14, 2013
Algae Biomass Summit Showcases Innovation in Algae Engineering

August 8, 2013
Algae Biomass Summit to Feature Latest Advances in Commercial Algae Production 

August 2, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Launches Second Annual  “Summer of Algae” National Awareness Campaign

July 30, 2013
Algae Biomass Summit Brings Top Tier Talent in Algae Biology Research 

July 8, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Agenda for 7th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in Orlando, Florida 

June 25, 2013
CO2-Consuming Algae: Ally for Emitters in New Era of Regulation 

June 24, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Supreme Court Biofuels Decision 

May 14, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 2013-2015 Board of Directors

April 23, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Congratulates BioProcess Algae for Department of Energy Biorefinery Support 

April 16, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Extension of Aviation Biofuels Program by USDA and FAA

April 16, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Launches First Comprehensive Map of Algae Research, Companies and Commercial Projects

March, 18, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds President Obama’s Blueprint for Clean and Secure Energy Future 

March 6, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization’s 2013 Industry Survey Shows Steady Support for Increased Production, Hiring and Price-Competitive Algae Biofuels

February 15, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 7th Annual  Algae Biomass Summit in Orlando, Florida

January 7, 2013
Algae Biomass Organization Expands Depth and Breadth of Membership

January 2, 2013
Fiscal Cliff Bill Makes Algae Eligible for Biofuel Producer Credit

December 20, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Support for  Military Biofuels in National Defense Authorization Act 

November 26, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Hails New UCSD Study Showing Saltwater Algae Viable for Biofuels

October 24, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds National Research Council Report that Finds Algal Fuels can Increase Energy Security and Decrease Greenhouse Gas Emissions In a Sustainable Manner

September 27, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Recognizes Six Students with Young Algae Researcher Awards at Algae Biomass Summit in Denver

September 26, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Urges National Park Service Not to Drain Lincoln Memorial Pool

September 26, 2012
Algae Industry’s Sustainability Potential Highlights Day Two  of 2012 Algae Biomass Summit in Denver

September 25, 2012
Sixth Annual Algae Biomass Summit Kicks Off with National Security Message from Senator Mark Udall

September 13, 2012
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper to Address Algae Biomass Summit

August 17, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Launches “Summer of Algae II” – a National Algae Awareness and Access Campaign

August 3, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Commends Inclusion of Algae Biofuels in Tax Extenders Package

August 1, 2012
Algae Biomass Summit to Reveal Latest Engineering Advances For Commercial Production of Domestic, Low-carbon, Renewable Fuels Made from Algae

July 25, 2012
Algae Biomass Summit to Feature Latest Breakthroughs in Algae Research

July 18, 2012
Statement on Algae Biofuels in the Navy’s Great Green Fleet

May 8, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 2012-2013 Board of Directors

May 7, 2012
Groups Ask Congressional Armed Services Committee Leaders to Support Production of Advanced Aviation Biofuels

April 25, 2012
Groups Ask Senators to Authorize DOE Funding for Interagency Project on Military Biofuel

April 23, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Launches Blog To Track Fast-Paced Algae Industry Developments

March 21, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Denver, Colorado as Location for 6th Annual Algae Biomass Summit

March 1, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization’s Industry Survey Reveals Increased Production, Price-Competitiveness and Need for Level Playing Field

February 6, 2012
Algae Biomass Organization Launches AllAboutAlgae.com to Educate and Inspire Consumers about the Potential of Algae

December 20, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Supports Extension of Tax Credits and Inclusion of Algae

December 19, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Engages K&L Gates to Help Advocate for U.S. Algae Industry

December 6, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds U.S. Navy’s Algae Biofuels Purchase

November 7, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Solazyme, Honeywell’s UOP, Boeing and United Airlines for First US Commercial Flight Using Algae-based Biofuel

October 27, 2011
Sustainability Leaders Join Discussion on Day Three of 2011 Algae Biomass Summit

October 27, 2011
Technological Advances Highlight Day Two of 2011 Algae Biomass Summit

October 25, 2011
Fifth Annual Algae Biomass Summit Kicks Off with Powerful Statement of Support from Senator Al Franken (D-MN)

October 14, 2011
U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Al Franken (D-MN) to Address 2011 Algae Biomass Summit

September 28, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization and University of Minnesota to Show Algae’s Future in the Northern Climate

September 26, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Finance Symposium

September 16, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Support for Renewable Fuel Parity Act of 2011

September 14, 2011
Program Complete for 5th Annual Algae Biomass Summit – Largest Single Event Featuring Algae Industry’s Leading Entrepreneurs, Researchers and Companies

May 23, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Announces New Directors and Board Chair

April 19, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 5th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in Minneapolis, Minnesota

April 15, 2011
Statement on BioProcess Algae’s Grand Opening of Phase II Grower HarvesterTM Bioreactors

April 7, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Presents First Annual Algae Industry Leadership Awards to Advocates in U.S. Congress, Navy

March 8, 2011
Statement on Sapphire-Monsanto Collaboration

February 16, 2011
Comments on RAND Corporation Report, “Alternative Fuels for Military Applications”

January 25, 2011
Algae Biomass Organization Questions Flawed RAND Report

December 2, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Publishes First Descriptive Language Guidelines for the Algae Industry

October 25, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds U.S. Navy’s Successful Demonstration of Algae-based Fuel

September 30, 2010
Day Two of Algae Biomass Summit Highlighted by Links between Algae Industry, National Security and a Call to Serve

September 29, 2010
Major Announcements Mark Opening Day of 4th Annual Algae Biomass Summit

September 28, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Hails Passage of H.R. 4168

September 14, 2010
Rear Admiral Philip Cullom to Keynote 2010 Algae Biomass Summit

July 28, 2010
Advanced Biofuel Trade Associations Express Support for Tax Policy on Second-Generation Biofuels

July 8, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Provides Comments for USDA’s Biorefinery Assistance Program

June 2, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Teams Up with Arizona State University

April 12, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Announces Algae Finance Summit

March 4, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Urges Congress to Provide Tax Parity to Algae-based Biofuels

February 4, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Praises Obama Biofuels Strategy

February 3, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Announces 4rd Annual Algae Biomass Summit in Phoenix, Arizona

January 25, 2010
Algae Biomass Organization Questions Accuracy of University of Virginia Algae Life Cycle Study

November 19, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization Delivers Briefing to Policymakers on Capitol Hill

October 29, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization’s Executive Director Mary Rosenthal Testifies Before Congress on Benefits of Algae-Based Fuels

October 28, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization Applauds Senator Boxer & Senate Environment and Public Works Committee for Inclusion of Algae-based Fuels in Climate Bill

September 8, 2009
2009 Algae Biomass Summit Expecting Record Number of Speakers & Presentations

August 12, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization Provides Comments for U.S. DOE’s National Algal Biofuels Technology Roadmap

July 22, 2009
2009 Algae Biomass Summit Announces J. Craig Venter as Keynote

July 8, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization Names Mary Rosenthal Executive Director

May 27, 2009
Algae Biomass Organization Announces New Directors