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  • Congressional Algae Caucus Calls on Farm Bill Leaders to Support Algae Provisions

    In a letter to Farm Bill negotiators Friday, Congressional Algae Caucus Co-chairs Scott Peters of California and Darin LaHood of Illinois urged inclusion of key algae agriculture provisions in any compromise Farm Bill package. The letter is the latest indication of mounting support in Congress for an increased role for the U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

  • A New Algae Nutrition Bar Available Today

    If you were at last month’s Algae Biomass Summit you probably remember getting a sneak peek at the Nonbar by Nonfood— an algae-based nutrition bar that’s leading a revolution in how, and what, we eat. Today, Nonfood is putting the Nonbar on the market. With their first batch consisting of only 2,500 Nonbars, this ready-to-eat […]

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

    Awards recognize outstanding commitment to supporing algae industry research and development WASHINGTON (February 1, 2017) – The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the U.S. algae industry, today announced that Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) have each been presented with the Champion of Algae Award, the group’s highest recognition […]

  • European Algae Biomass 2016, 20th & 21st April, Berlin, Germany

    Accelerating the Commercialisation of the Algal Biomass through Applied Business Strategy ACI’s 6th annual European Algae Biomass Conference will once again bring together senior executives from industry and academia to discuss the latest commercial and technical developments, challenges and research breakthroughs throughout the entire algae value chain. Key Topics Include: Culture Management & Crop Protection […]

  • Last Chance! Exhibit Booths for the 2015 Algae Biomass Summit

      2015 Algae Biomass Summit Dear Riley,   Hard to believe we’re just a few short weeks away from the 2015 Algae Biomass Summit! The event is coming together great; more than 150 presentations and posters, dozens of exhibitors and hundreds of registered attendees from across the value chain will attend. Simply put, this remains THE […]

  • Algae Strategy with the DOE

    Today the Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office is hosting a workshop at Arizona State University to strategize how to bring algae-based fuels into commercial production as quickly as possible. ABO will be attending the workshop and looks forward to discussing how far the industry has come in just the past few years and what […]

  • USDA Funding for Advanced Biofuels Projects

    On Monday the United Stated Department of Agriculture announced the availability of $181 million in loan guarantees to develop commercial-scale biorefineries or retrofit existing facilities with appropriate technology to develop advanced biofuels. Algae-related projects have qualified for this type of financing in the past, and ABO member companies should carefully examine this program. In 2011, […]

  • USDA Funding for Advanced Biofuels Projects

    On Monday the United Stated Department of Agriculture announced the availability of $181 million in loan guarantees to develop commercial-scale biorefineries or retrofit existing facilities with appropriate technology to develop advanced biofuels. Algae-related projects have qualified for this type of financing in the past, and ABO member companies should carefully examine this program. In 2011, […]

  • 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

    Washington, DC (September 20, 2013) – The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) today encouraged the EPA to include  carbon capture and reuse (CCR) as an approved strategy for compliance under its New Source Performance Standard, a draft version of which was released today. The EPA’s draft, which places a heavy emphasis on geologic carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) […]

  • Algae Biofuel Can Cut CO2 Emissions up to 68% Compared to Petroleum Fuels Finds New Peer Reviewed Study

    Algae fuel will have a significant energy return on investment, consume waste CO2 and can be grown in saltwater on marginal lands MINNEAPOLIS (September 19, 2013) –Algae-derived biofuel can reduce life cycle CO2emissions by 50 to 70 percent compared to petroleum fuels, and is approaching a similar Energy Return on Investment (EROI) as conventional petroleum according […]

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