Today Senators are considering an amendment to the 2012 farm bill that could improve America’s prospects for new supplies of domestic fuels from algae. Congress needs to hear that there is strong support for mandatory funding in the farm bill’s energy title.
Putting Energy in the Farm Bill
Congress is assembling a new Farm Bill, and one discussion is whether to keep the bill’s Energy Title, a section that for 10 years has been leveraging the power of America’s agricultural industry to wean us from our dependence on foreign oil.
Arizona Plans for a Future with Algae Farming
Arizona recently decided to give their local algae industry a boost with two new laws that should make it easier to bring jobs, research and sustainable biofuel production to the Grand Canyon state.
Department of Defense Notice for Advanced Drop-In Biofuels Production Project
As part of their initiative to develop new sources of renewable fuels the Department of Defense has recently made public a notification that they will soon be soliciting for an advanced biofuel production project, something that may be of interest to ABO members directly involved in production. The DoD deadline may come up quickly, so […]
Introducing the Algal Biomass Organization’s New Blog
The algae industry is growing fast, and more people everywhere are taking notice that algae is going to be a new source of fuels, food and a host of other products in the very near future. To keep track of the fast-paced developments in the industry the Algal Biomass Organization is kicking off its first […]