TITLE

Pond power

AUTHOR(S)
Wagner, Siobhan
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);4/20/2009, Vol. 294 Issue 7770, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that researchers of the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) has developed a program that cultivates algae to produce sustainable and industrial-scale biofuel in Great Britain. Researchers aim to understand the way algae produces oil and to meet the 10% of road transport fuel by the European Parliament. In addition, the project received �4.9 million from the European Union's INTERREG IVA program with funding from Highlands and Islands Enterprise. SAMS is one of the UK's leading marine science research organisations.
ACCESSION #
39789280

 

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