New Carbon Tax Legislation Tips Hat to Algae and Carbon Utilization

June, 16 / 2015

Last Wednesday Democratic Senators Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island and Brian Schatz of Hawaii introduced legislation that would tax carbon emissions in the United States, and return the revenues to citizens through rebates and other tax reductions. A carbon tax is a common policy prescription for dealing with climate change, but the “American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act,” includes one provision that no other proposed climate legislation has covered: it offers incentives to technologies that recycle carbon dioxide.

For the first time an emissions-reduction bill includes carbon capture and utilization (CCU) as an accepted method for power plants and other industries to achieve CO2 reductions. Algae cultivation and harvesting technology is just one of many approaches that can use carbon dioxide as a feedstock for plastics, biofuels, chemicals and other products.

Only recently has the process of CCU been recognized in Washington, DC for its potential to meaningfully contribute to emissions reductions, and do so at a profit, since the products that can be made from carbon dioxide have huge markets.

Senators Whitehouse and Schatz are among the first to include CCU in serious legislation. They deserve thanks for their foresight and hard work introducing this concept into the consciousness of policy makers.

The American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act is a chance to have a discussion about dealing with climate change in a way that protects our environment and allows for innovation across industries. The Algae Biomass Organization is grateful that supporters of this legislation have also acknowledged the important role that new and emerging technologies can have in making all our lives better.

 

 

Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Joule Unlimited and Parker Hannifin As New Members

March, 27 / 2015

WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2015) The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the algae industry, today announced CO2-to-fuels company Joule Unlimited as a new Platinum member and Parker Hannifin’s Renewable Resources Unit focusing on algae industry research and development as a new Corporate member. Joule and Parker join the growing ranks of companies and organizations that are working with ABO to develop algae and other photosynthetic microorganisms into a source of sustainable fuels, chemicals, feeds, nutraceuticals and other products.

Based in Bedford, Massachusetts with operations in New Mexico and the Netherlands, Joule Unlimited has pioneered a CO2-to-fuels production platform, effectively reversing combustion through the use of solar energy and engineered cyanobacteria. The company’s platform is unique in that it applies microbial biomass as a catalyst rather than a “crop,” enabling the direct, continuous conversion of waste CO2 into renewable fuels such as ethanol or hydrocarbons for diesel, jet fuel and gasoline. Free of feedstock constraints and complex processing, Joule’s process can achieve unrivaled scalability, volumes and costs without the use of any agricultural land, fresh water or crops.

“We’re pleased to join like-minded companies in the important effort to recycle waste CO2 emissions into useful products,” said Serge Tchuruk, President and CEO of Joule. “Although our process differs from those using algal biomass, we share the common objective of commercializing sustainable fuels that can meet global energy demands while also providing a carbon mitigation solution.”

Parker Hannifin is the global leader in motion and control technologies and systems. Parker’s engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world’s greatest engineering challenges.

By partnering with customers, Parker Hannifin’s Renewable Resources Unit improves their productivity and profitability through developing innovative systems and services that solve algae industry pain points.

“We are excited to have an inspiring industry leader like Joule join the ranks of platinum ABO members that are driving our industry forward,” said Matt Carr, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization. “Parker’s engineering expertise and commitment to deploying technologies that have bottom-line benefits is perfectly aligned with the goals of the Algae Biomass Organization. We look forward to working closely with both of these new members as we work to put more algae-derived products into the hands of consumers.”

Products made from algae are the natural solution to the energy, food, economic, and climate challenges facing the world today. This tiny but powerful organism has the ability to simultaneously put fuels in vehicles, reuse CO2, provide nutrition for animals and people, and create jobs for millions of Americans. More information can be found at www.allaboutalgae.com.

About the Algae Biomass Organization

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) is a 501 c(6) non-profit whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. Its membership is comprised of people, companies, and organizations across the value chain. More information about ABO, including its leadership, membership, costs, benefits, and members and their affiliations, is available at the website: www.algaebiomass.org.

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

March, 11 / 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 11, 2015 – A survey of the algae industry conducted by the Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) broadly shows high expectations for continued growth in the sector as well as increased production of a wide range of algae-derived products. The survey was conducted in February 2015 and includes more than 230 responses from companies and individuals involved in directly producing and buying algae or algae-derived products, as well as equipment manufacturers, research laboratories, providers of equipment or materials, government agencies and service providers.

As in the previous three annual surveys, respondents this year continued their optimism that algae-derived fuels are likely to be price competitive with fossil fuels by 2020 (75 percent agreement); that algae based feeds will be commercially available by 2020 (97 percent agreement); and that algae-based plastics and chemicals will be commercially available in the same timeframe (93 percent agreement).

A majority of producers reported plans to increase production capacity (70 percent agreement); and many expect positive hiring trends through 2015 and beyond.

The positive attitudes could be attributed to the widespread progress of the industry in commercialization efforts and research breakthroughs in the past year. During 2014 the industry improved capacity at commercial production facilities, made new advances in yields and algae biology, and made significant progress on the policy front with the leadership of the Congressional Algae Caucus.

Federal support for algae and carbon utilization R&D and commercialization, along with streamlined regulatory approvals for algae products or facilities were cited as the top two priorities for the future, suggesting that companies are looking forward to continuing their transitions from research and demonstration stages to commercialization.

“The members of the Algae Biomass Organization are moving quickly to develop technologies that will provide consumers with products they want without negative impacts on our food, climate or energy security,” said Matt Carr, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization. “This survey captures the enthusiasm of the entrepreneurs and scientists that are tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges, creating new jobs and new sources of fuel, feed and other products.”

Other key findings of the survey included:

  • The algae industry supports a wide variety of jobs across the United States. Respondents reported holding all types of positions in their organizations including executives, scientists and researchers, operations or production positions, finance, students and professors.
  • Significant job growth is projected by 2020, with the percentage of employers with 51-100 employees expected to continue to increase and the percentage of employers that expect 101-500 employees expected to increase eightfold.
  • Congressional engagement is high—68 percent of respondents’ organizations either have met with or plan to meet with legislators, and more than half of ABO members reported having elected officials tour their facilities.
  • Forty-six percent of producers project the cost of algae-based fuel to be less than $3.00 per gallon and more than 91 percent project the cost to be less than $5.00 per gallon by 2020.

An executive summary of the survey’s results is available at:
http://algaebiomass.org/resource-center/references/industry-statistics/ 

Products made from algae are the natural solution to the energy, food, economic, and climate challenges facing our world today. Algae have the power to simultaneously put fuels in our vehicles, recycle CO2, provide nutrition for animals and people and create jobs for millions of Americans. More information can be found at www.allaboutalgae.com.

About the Algae Biomass Organization

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) is a 501 c(6) non-profit whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. Its membership is comprised of people, companies and organizations across the value chain. More information about ABO, including its leadership, membership, costs, benefits and members and their affiliations, is available at the website: www.algaebiomass.org.

 

Algae Biomass Organization Welcomes Gas Technology Institute As New Corporate Member

December, 18 / 2014

WASHINGTON, DC (December 18, 2014) The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the algae industry, welcomed today Gas Technology Institute (GTI) as a new corporate member. GTI joins the growing ranks of companies and organizations that are working with ABO to develop algae into a source of sustainable chemicals, fuels, food, and feed applications, as well as for high-value applications such as nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, among others.

Based in Des Plaines, Illinois, GTI is a leading research, development and training organization that has been addressing the nation’s energy and environmental challenges by developing technology-based solutions for consumers, industry, and government for more than 70 years. The company has a long record of supporting the development and deployment of biomass conversion technologies for biofuels and other applications.

“We are excited to have a leader like GTI join the Algae Biomass Organization,” said Matt Carr, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization. “GTI’s contributions to the technologies necessary for converting algae biomass directly to drop-in fuels have been invaluable, and we look forward to working closely with them as we continue to move this industry forward.”

Products made from algae are the natural solution to the energy, food, economic, and climate challenges facing the world today. This tiny but powerful organism has the ability to simultaneously put fuels in vehicles, reuse CO2, provide nutrition for animals and people, and create jobs for millions of Americans. More information can be found at www.allaboutalgae.com.

About the Algae Biomass Organization

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) is a 501 c(6) non-profit whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. Its membership is comprised of people, companies, and organizations across the value chain. More information about ABO, including its leadership, membership, costs, benefits, and members and their affiliations, is available at the website: www.algaebiomass.org.

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

November, 19 / 2014

Technology to Convert Greenhouse Gases Into Products Gains Support on Capitol Hill 

WASHINGTON, DC (November 19, 2014) The Algae Biomass Organization, the trade association for the algae industry, applauded Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) for including provisions to encourage carbon utilization technology in climate change legislation they proposed today. The bill calls for greenhouse gas regulations that would promote the use of carbon dioxide as a feedstock for plastics, biofuels, chemicals and other products.

“We need creative solutions to the climate problem, and by including carbon utilization in this bill Senators Whitehouse and Schatz are leading a growing number of legislators that see the value in making products from carbon-containing waste gases,” said Matt Carr, Executive Director of the Algae Biomass Organization. “This is a great first step in providing carbon utilization technology the policy support it deserves.”

A number of new technologies are being brought to market that consume carbon dioxide as a feedstock, making this approach a unique opportunity to reduce overall emissions. In contrast to current CO2 disposal options, known as carbon capture and sequestration which aim to bury emissions, carbon utilization technologies convert those emissions into valuable products that can have economic and environmental benefits.

Algae technology developers are developing a wide range of platforms to convert concentrated sources of CO2 to renewable fuels, chemicals, fertilizer, plastics and feed ingredients, as well as high-value products such as nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.  By converting waste gases into products, emitters can not only comply with EPA regulations — they can offset their cost or even profit from them.

The Algae Biomass Organization has called on the Environmental Protection Agency to explicitly recognize that carbon utilization technologies are acceptable methods for states to achieve emissions reductions under the agency’s Clean Power Plan. Failing to do so will be a missed opportunity to encourage investments in an approach that could deliver positive environmental results along with economic growth, jobs and improved energy security.

About the Algae Biomass Organization
The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) is a 501 c(6) non-profit whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. Its membership is comprised of people, companies, and organizations across the value chain. More information about ABO, including its leadership, membership, costs, benefits, and members and their affiliations, is available at the website: www.algaebiomass.org

Algae Biomass Organization Expands Carbon Utilization Campaign

November, 10 / 2014

Offers Education and Advocacy Tools for All Carbon Utilization Stakeholders 

WASHINGTON, DC (November 10, 2014) The Algae Biomass Organization, the trade association for the algae industry, today unveiled a new website – www.recyclecarbon.org — as part of its ongoing campaign to persuade the EPA explicitly recognize Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCU) technologies as approved emissions reduction strategies under its new power plant regulations. ABO believes such recognition would encourage the development of innovative technologies that can use greenhouse gases to make valuable products while simultaneously reducing emissions.

Earlier this fall, ABO launched a “We the People” White House petition to drive awareness and support of Carbon Capture and Utilization. Nearly 350 respondents from 45 states and 215 cities signed the petition, demonstrating broad enthusiasm across the political spectrum.

The new website will serve as a clearing house for information about Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCU) technologies, news articles, videos, published and peer reviewed scientific research. It will also provide tools for supporters to take action of their own to promote commonsense regulations and markets for carbon dioxide.

One such tool on the new website provides an easy way for supporters to send a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy advocating for CCU. The letter makes the case for CCU and offers supporters a chance to share with the EPA their own perspectives and experience with this promising technology. ABO Executive Director Matt Carr will exhort attendees at the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference today to sign the letter and consider joining the coalition.

“We invite all stakeholders with an interest in the market for carbon dioxide as a feedstock to join us as we build technologies that beat back the buildup of greenhouse gases in our atmosphere,” said Matt Carr, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization. “Innovation in many promising new technologies enables us to bring the practice of ‘reduce, reuse, and recycle’ to CO2 emissions, unlocking new opportunities and turning a global problem into a global opportunity.”

A number of new technologies are being brought to market that consume carbon dioxide as a feedstock, making this approach a potent weapon in the fight against climate change. In contrast to CO2 disposal options like carbon capture and sequestration, CCU flips the challenge of complying with emissions regulations into an opportunity that can have economic and environmental benefits.

Algae technology developers, for example, are developing a wide range of platforms to convert concentrated sources of CO2 to renewable fuels, chemicals, fertilizer, plastics and feed ingredients, as well as high-value products such as nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Dozens of other technologies can use catalysts or biological processes to transform CO2 into products and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Fuels are one such product derived from carbon dioxide that can lead to meaningful emissions reductions.  Peer reviewed lifecycle analyses of two of the largest commercial demonstration algae production facilities show CO2 reductions of 68 to 80 percent.  Every barrel of biofuel produced through carbon capture replaces a barrel of petroleum that would otherwise have been extracted and combusted.

In the United States, the first regulations that will determine the framework of a CCU market will come when the EPA releases its final rules for its proposed Clean Power Plan. ABO and its allies are encouraging the EPA to clarify in that rule that CCU will be an acceptable method for states to meet their emissions targets. Failing to do so will be a missed opportunity to encourage investments in an approach that could deliver positive environmental results along with economic growth, jobs and improved energy security.

About the Algae Biomass Organization
The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) is a 501 c(6) non-profit whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. Its membership is comprised of people, companies, and organizations across the value chain. More information about ABO, including its leadership, membership, costs, benefits, and members and their affiliations, is available at the website: www.algaebiomass.org.

Dispatch from the Algae Biomass Summit

October, 2 / 2014
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Dispatch from the Algae Biomass Summit 
 

The second full day of the 2014 Algae Biomass Summit featured presentations on the potential of algae to utilize captured carbon emissions, commitments from the Navy to use biofuels, standards for industry measurements, and more.

Some of the highlights from yesterday: 
 
Sign the petition  Summit in San Diego
Carbon utilization has been a hot topic at almost every session at the Summit. In one panel exclusively devoted to the topic industry leaders remarked that despite the policy paralysis in the United States on carbon emissions, the skepticism that surrounds the costs of carbon capture technologies and their success, there are still several approaches that can work in the near term. Resources are being devoted to those approaches outside the United States, many of which include algae cultivation. 

Advancing those technologies in the U.S. would be accelerated by establishing a few large demonstrations–similar to those employed by utilities in the past for next generation energy production technologies, only much less expensive. 
 
You can help develop these technologies by signing ABO’s petition asking the White House to ensure the EPA allows states to pursue algae and carbon utilization technologies for emissions reductions. Sign here today!
 
Algae in the Navy
Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Energy, Installations & Environment addressed attendees of the Summit with one simple message from the Navy for algae biofuel producers:
 
If you make algae-based fuels, the Navy will buy them.
 
McGinn’s speech cemented the undisputed national security advantage that comes from renewable, domestically produced algae-based fuels. The Department of Defense continues a long tradition of leadership in energy transitions, being among the first institutions to adopt steam power in ships, then coal and oil, nuclear power, and now biofuels. 
 
Young Algae Researcher and Travel Grant Awards
ABO announced the winners of the third annual Young Algae Researcher Awardsat the Summit. The awards are presented to winners for research conducted in two subject areas: biology and engineering. 
The Algae Foundation, ABOs sister organization that supports algae education also announced the winners of this year’s travel grant awards that allow young graduate students to attend professional conferences such as the Summit.


Congratulations to the next generation of algae leaders!
 
Industry and Regulatory Standards
Algae industry leaders deploying a wide range of technologies heard from Lieve Laurens, Senior Scientist at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory on ABO’s latest efforts to establish a common language for the algae industry with Algae Industry Measurements 6.0
 
Algae-derived food and nutritional product producers were treated to insights on FDA approvals and regulations from Daniel Fabricant, CEO & Executive Director, Natural Products Association. Mr. Fabricant discussed regional differences in the FDA and state approval processes, approaches to genetic modification and gave a preview of the vital issues that the FDA will be concerned with in 2015 and beyond. 
Media Coverage
 
An op-ed by ABO’s Executive Director Matt Carr and Cleantech San Diego’s President Jason Anderson
 
Algae as biofuels focus of summit in the U-T San Diego
by Bradley Fikes, biotechnology reporter
 
By Jim Lane
 
Onward to 2015

The Algae Biomass Summit concludes today. Next year the world’s largest algae conference will be in Washington, DC, September 30 – October 2, 2015. 
 
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Dispatch from the Algae Biomass Summit

October, 1 / 2014
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Dispatch from the Algae Biomass Summit 
 

The 2014 Algae Biomass Summit opened today with more than 600 industry leaders who gathered to hear presentations by top officials from the Department of Energy, CEO’s of leading algae companies, and experts in national security, technology development and research.   

Some of the days highlights: 
Matt Carr at the Summit
Matt Carr kicks off the Summit
 
“There’s an algae for that”
Matt Carr, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization greeted Summit attendees with a presentation that reminded the industry of the great potential algae has to tackle problems such as climate change, food supplies, as well as energy and water shortages.
Algae’s potential is so great that almost regardless of the problem, “there’s an algae for that,” said Matt as he listed the innovations and solutions that will be discussed this week at the Summit.
Follow developments at the Summit on Twitter: #ABS14


Sign the carbon utilization petition

Matt also announced that ABO has initiated a “We the People” petition 

petition encouraging the White House to encourage the EPA to allow states to meet CO2 reduction goals by recycling CO2 with carbon capture & utilization (CCU) technology. 
 
Virtually every speaker at the opening sessions acknowledged that algae’s need for CO2 is an unprecedented opportunity for utilities and other carbon dioxide emitters to think of CO2 as an opportunity rather than a problem.

You can contribute to this effort! Support common sense, market-driven, job-creating and emissions-reducing technologies by signing the petition here.


Department of Energy Announces Up to $25 Million to Reduce Costs of Algal Biofuels
During his opening keynote address David Danielson, Assistant Secretary of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy announced up $25 million in funding that will be targeted toward reducing the cost of algal biofuels to less than $5 per gasoline gallon equivalent by 2019. 
 
 

Updates from Industry Leaders

Biofuels Digest editor and publisher Jim Lane commented that the industry is indeed evolving when he finds himself moderating two panels on commercialization progress instead of the single panels on the topic at previous Summits. 
 
Mr. Lane guided updates, discussion and questions from a packed auditorium with executives from Algenol, BioProcess Algae, Heliae, Matrix Genetics, Sapphire Energy, ALGIX, LLC, Cellana, Earthrise Nutritionals, Synthetic Genomics and Muradel. 
 
The one word theme? Products. Each company reported new moves to commercialize a wide range of algae-derived products in markets with trillion dollar potentials.
 
Saving Lives – Algae and National Security
Mike Breen at the Summit
Mike Breen

Mike Breen, Executive Director of the Truman National Security Project provided attendees with an inspiring talk about the importance of developing renewable and domestic supplies of fuels to improve our national security.

 
Noting his own experience in the military protecting fuel convoys from attack, Mr. Breen told the hundreds of algae industry entrepreneurs and scientists gathered in San Diego that they have full support from his organization’s clean energy campaign Operation Free:
 
“Challenges of this magnitude can only be confronted with enormous innovative effort. Some might find the size of this challenge paralyzing when compared to the size of this room. But you have a duty to succeed. And I’m here to tell you that you’re not in it alone. The thousands of veterans and supporters of Operation Free are standing with you.”
 
SCHOTT and Algatechnologies Announce R&D Partnership 
Natural-astaxanthin supplier Algatechnologies plans to boost algae production in a big way with new, thin-walled glass tubes developed in partnership with SCHOTT AG.


Media Coverage
An op-ed by ABO’s Executive Director Matt Carr and Cleantech San Diego’s President Jason Anderson
 
Algae as biofuels focus of summit in the U-T San Diego
by Bradley Fikes, biotechnology reporter
 
By Jim Lane
 
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New Speakers Confirmed for the Algae Biomass Summit

September, 15 / 2014
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Check out the latest speakers that will be 
in San Diego at the Algae Biomass Summit 
Hear the latest on algae’s potential in energy, food & agriculturenational security and sustainability.
Join hundreds of industry insiders at the largest algae conference in the world!
 
 
Energy Speakers Include:

David Danielson, Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

Jonathan Male, Director, Bioenergy Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy

Neil P. Rossmeissl, Algal Program Manager, Bioenergy Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy
 
Food & Agriculture Speakers Include:

Daniel Fabricant, CEO & Executive Director, Natural Products Association

Chris Cassidy, 
Renewable Energy Advisor, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Steven Scott Nicholls, USDA Rural Development, Business & Energy Programs Specialist
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Security Speakers Include:

Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Energy, Installations & Environment

Mike Breen, Executive Director, Truman National Security Project
 

Sustainability Speakers Include:

Ana Zacapa, Director, Ceres California

Matt Rudolf, Business Development & Americas Director, Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials
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Last Chance to Save Hundreds on Your Room!

September, 4 / 2014
Each day more leaders from the global algae industry are signing up for the premier algae industry event! Don’t miss out on your chance to see, hear and meet the industry’s best and brightest at the Algae Biomass SummitFriday is the last day that attendees can receive a guaranteed discount to save hundreds on rooms at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina
 

 
This must-attend event is packed with presentations, posters, networking and exclusive-access tours that you won’t find anywhere else.


Reserve your room today and get the special discounted rate.
 
New Tour Added
The Summit includes exciting tours to see the algae industry in action. Visit facilities in the Imperial Valley or the famous La Jolla Biotech Mesa, and check out this latest addition! 
 
Diversity and Commercial Potential of Algae – Lectures & Lab Tours at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Monday, September 29, 2014


For this lecture series and short tours Summit attendees will take a quick bus ride from the conference hotel to the world famous Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) located on beautiful La Jolla Bay. We’ll have coffee and tea, then attend morning lectures in Sumner Auditorium delivered by Scripps algae faculty and prominent guest scientists in town for the Summit. Lecture topics will focus on the “Diversity and Commercial Potential of Algae” theme, including organisms from marine, freshwater and waste water systems, macroalgae (seaweeds) and a whirlwind lecture on “Commercialization of Algae – Around the World in 30 minutes..!” 
 
After the lectures enjoy a catered lunch and refreshments on the patio overlooking the Blue Pacific, explore posters that summarize the diverse research of UCSD and SIO students and postdoctoral scientists, and network with fellow participants and SIO algae researchers. Then, follow SIO graduate student docents on tours of algae research laboratories, culture collections, analytical laboratories and a “Walk-about” leisure tour of the SIO campus. We will board the bus at 3:00-3:15 pm to return to the hotel by about 3:30-4:00 pm in time for the opening events of the Algae Biomass Summit.
Register for the Summit today and add the Lectures & Lab Tours at Scripps Institution of Oceanography to your itinerary!
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