Accelerating Biofuel Production from Algae: GPAT, A new approach

The limited fossil fuel resources along with the need to reduce Green House Gas emissions were a major impulse to the development of alternative fuels. As a result, increased attention has been given to biofuels, such as biodiesel, that can be used as an alternative fuel in compression-ignition engines. Its production from renewable resources, such…

Biofuel: Green savior

The world’s non-renewable energy (crude oil) reserve is entering into a declining phase while energy demand is increasing. Oil production is expected to decline in the coming one to ten decades. As a result of this awaiting energy crisis, both governments and private industry are exploring alternative sources of energy. Oil consumption grows fastest in…