Seaweed Biofuels

seaweed fujian

-potentially more sustainable method of biofuel production

-does not require fresh water

-grows more quickly than land plants

-in many countries, still very labor-intensive

Full article here:

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/jul/01/seaweed-biofuel-alternative-energy-kelp-scotland

as well as info on NASA’s Offshore Membrane Enclosures for Growing Algae (OMEGA):

http://www.nasa.gov/centers/ames/research/OMEGA/index.html

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