List of algal fuel producers


List of algal fuel producers

Canada

* Algae Fuel System, Saskatoon, Canada [http://www.algaefuelsystems.com Algae Fuel Systems - The Future is Now! ] ] .
* International Energy, Inc. [ cite web
url= http://www.internationalenergyinc.com | title= International Energy Inc.
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] (OTCBB: IENI.OB)

Europe

Spain

* AlgaeLink, in Cadiz http://algaelink.com/] .
* Bio Fuel Systems

The Netherlands

* AlgaeLink , a company from BioKing [ [http://www.bioking.nl BioKing] ] , that produces for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and cooperates with GE Aviation. (But that's not what KLM will confirm)

Israel

* In June 2008, Tel Aviv-based Seambiotic and Seattle-based Inventure Chemical announced a joint venture to use CO2 emissions-fed algae to make ethanol and biodiesel at a biofuel plant in Ashkelon, Israel. [citeweb | url=http://cleantech-israel.blogspot.com/2008/06/seambiotic-to-build-algae-based-biofuel.html | title=Seambiotic to build algae-based biofuel plant in Israel | accessdate=2008-06-20 | date=2008-06-20 | publisher= Cleantech Investing in Israel]

USA

There are diverse companies developing biofuels from algae:

* Algae Floating Systems, Inc. [ cite web
url= http://www.algaefloatingsystems.com | title= Algae Floating Systems, Inc. | accessdate= 2008-08-16
]
* AlgaeFuel, based in Berkeley, California. [ cite web
url= http://www.algaefuel.org | title= AlgaeFuel
accessdate= 2008-06-19
]
* Algae Fuel System, Ukiah, CA .
* Algaewheel, based in Indianapolis, Indiana. [ cite web
url= http://www.algaewheel.com | title= Algaewheel — Wastewater Treatment Specialists
accessdate= 2008-06-18
] [ cite web
url= http://www.ewire.com/display.cfm/Wire_ID/4808
title= Indiana Company to Submit Proposal to Utilize Algae to Treat Wastewater and Create Renewable Energy
date= 2008-06-12 |publisher= E-Wire
accessdate= 2008-06-18
]
* AlgalOilDiesel, LLP, based in Corvallis, Oregon. [ cite web
url= http://algaloildiesel.wetpaint.com/page/PROSPECTS+FOR+THE+BIODIESEL+INDUSTRY
title= PROSPECTS FOR THE BIODIESEL INDUSTRY
date= 2008-06-08
accessdate= 2008-08-23
]
*Applied Research Associates, Inc., based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, algae biofuel research in Panama City, Florida office. [ cite web
url= http://www.ara.com | title= Applied Research Associates, Inc.
accessdate= 2008-07-10
]
* Aquatic Energy. [ cite web
url= http://www.aquaticenergy.com | title= Aquatic Energy LLC
accessdate= 2008-06-11
] [ cite web
url= http://www.silsbeebee.com/news.php?viewStory=283
title= "Businessmen bring new fuel option to Hardin County"
date= |year= |month= |format= |work= |publisher= "The Silsbee Bee"
accessdate= 2008-06-11
]
* Algoil Industries, Inc.
* Aurora BioFuels [ cite web
url= http://www.aurorabiofuels.com | title= Aurora Biofuels
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Blue Marble Energy [ cite web
url= http://www.bluemarbleenergy.net | title= Blue Marble Energy
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Cellana (Shell cite web
url= http://www.eere.energy.gov/news/news_detail.cfm/news_id=11477
title= "Shell and HR Biopetroleum to Grow Algae for Biofuels"
date= 2007-12-12 |work= |publisher= "EERE Network News", EERE
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.news.com/8301-11128_3-9832304-54.html?tag=nefd.top
title= "Shell joint venture to produce biodiesel from algae"
last= LaMonica | first= Martin
date= 2007-12-11 |work= |publisher= "CNET News.com"
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] and HR BioPetroleum [ cite web
url= http://www.hrbiopetroleum.com | title= HR BioPetroleum
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] ).
* Chevron Corporation (in collaboration with US-DOE NREL).
* Diversified Energy Corporation. [ cite web
url= http://www.diversified-energy.com | title= Diversified Energy
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Global Green Solutions [ cite web
url= http://www.globalgreensolutionsinc.com | title= Global Green Solutions Inc
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* GreenerBioEnergy [ cite web
url= http://www.greenerbioenergy.com
title= GreenerBioEnergy Manufacturing Corporation
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* GreenFuel Technologies Corporation
* Imperium Renewables, [ cite web
url= http://www.imperiumrenewables.com | title= Imperium Renewables
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.news.com/8301-10784_3-9727005-7.html
title= "Algae start-up signs contract for biodiesel"
last= Kanellos | first= Michael | date= 2007-06-07 | publisher= "CNET News.com"
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] former Seattle Biodiesel, LLC.
* Inventure Chemical [ cite web
url= http://www.inventurechem.com
title= Inventure, Inc
author= |last= |first= |authorlink= |coauthors=
date= |year= |month= |format= |work= |publisher=
pages= |language= |doi= |archiveurl= |archivedate= |quote=
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Kai BioEnergy Corp. [ cite web
url= http://www.KaiBioEnergy.com | title= Kai BioEnergy
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Live Fuels, Inc. [ Live Fuels, Inc.]
* PetroSun and Algae BioFuels Inc., wholly-owned subsidiary. In Scottsdale, Arizona. [ cite web
url= http://www.petrosuninc.com | title= PetroSun, Inc
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] cite web
url= http://gas2.org/2008/03/29/first-algae-biodiesel-plant-goes-online-april-1-2008/
title= First Algae Biodiesel Plant Goes Online: April 1, 2008
last= Cornell | first= Clayton B.
date= 2008-03-29 |work= |publisher= Gas 2.0
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]
* Sapphire Energy [ cite web
url= http://www.sapphireenergy.com/ | title= Sapphire Energy
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.greencrudeproduction.com/ | title= Green Crude Production
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-greencrude29-2008may29,1,4627837.story
title= "Sapphire Energy turns algae into 'green crude' for fuel"
last= Douglass | first= Elizabeth | date= 2008-05-29 | publisher= "Los Angeles Times"
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.sapphireenergy.com/press_release/1
title= "Sapphire Energy unveils world’s first renewable gasoline"
date= 2008-05-28 |work= |publisher= Sapphire Energy
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] , financed by the former Microsoft chairman Bill Gates [http://www.redherring.com/Home/24989] .
* Solazyme, Inc. [ cite web
url= http://www.solazyme.com/ | title= Solazyme
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.greencarcongress.com/2008/06/solazyme-unveil.html
title= Solazyme Unveils Algal Renewable Diesel That Meets ASTM D-975 Specifications
date= 2008-06-12 |publisher=
accessdate= 2008-06-18
] that supplies algae oil to Imperium Renewables. [ cite web
url= http://media.cleantech.com/1279/solazyme-algae-imperium-renewables
title= "Solazyme to supply algae oil to Imperium"
last= Kachan | first=Dallas | date= 2007-06-06 |publisher= Cleantech Group
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] . It had entered into a biodiesel feedstock development and testing agreement with Chevron Technology Ventures.
* Solix Biofuels in Boulder, Colorado. [ cite web
url= http://www.solixbiofuels.com | title= Solix Biofuels
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.startupnation.com/pages/keymoves/partnering-jim-sears.asp
title= "Partnering with Powerful Allies: Jim Sears"
date= |year= |month= |format= |work= |publisher= "Startup Nation"
accessdate= 2008-06-11
]
* Vertigro, a Valcent Products´ joint venture with Global Green Solutions, [ cite web
url= http://www.valcent.net/s/Home.asp | title= Valcent Products, Inc
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] [ cite web
url= http://www.cnn.com/2008/TECH/science/04/01/algae.oil/index.html
title= "Algae: 'The ultimate in renewable energy'"
last= Walton | first= Marsha
date= |year= |month= |format= |work= | publisher= "CNN"
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] in El Paso, Texas. Uses the High Density Vertical Bioreactor. [ cite web
url= http://www.valcent.net/s/Ecotech.asp?ReportID=182039
title= High Density Vertical Bioreactor
date= |year= |month= |format= |work= |publisher= Valcent Products, Inc
accessdate= 2008-06-18
]

* Virgin Green Fund

Oceania

New Zealand

* Aquaflow Bionomic Corporation (ABC). [ cite web
url= http://www.aquaflowgroup.com
title= Aquaflow Bionomic Corporation - Renewable Fuel, Algae Biofuel New Zealand
accessdate= 2008-06-10
] Boeing and Air New Zealand announced a joint project with Aquaflow Bionomic to develop algae jet fuel. [ cite web
url= http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/boeingaerospace/2003858756_boeingenergy30.html
title= "To go green in jet fuel, Boeing looks at algae"
last= González | first= Ángel | date= 2007-08-30 | publisher= "The Seattle Times"
accessdate= 2008-06-10
]

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