Turning humble seaweed to biofuel

A Norwegian research group has been able to achieve bio-oil yields of 79% from a common kelp

Other researchers working with the same species have yields closer to 20%. The secret is to heat the kelp very…

Full text: http://gemini.no/en/2014/10/turning-humble-seaweed-to-biofuel/

Author

Nancy Bazilchuk

Source

Genimi, 2014-10-02.

Supplier

International Energy Agency (IEA)
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

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