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Solazyme Produces Algae-Based Lubricant for Cleaner Drilling and Fracking

Solazyme's latest announcement brings the versatile the company into the oilfield services market. It features Encapso, a highly effective, encapsulated lubricant that is…
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US Algae Biofuel Company Wins French Beauty Award

The Solazyme algae oil company, better known for its biofuel products, has just won an important beauty award in Paris for its skin…
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Video Interview: Jonathan Wolfson, CEO, Solazyme

NIck Aster talks to Jonathan Wolfson about the myriad oils that Solazyme aims to produce from cooking oil to biofuels and the many…
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Biofuels Taking Off With United Airlines

United Airlines signed an agreement with AltAir Fuels of Seattle, a participant in the Sustainable Aviation Fuels Northwest (SAFN) initiative, to purchase 15…
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Is There Really Such A Thing As Green Fracking?

A number of recent developments by each of the top three natural gas producers show that they have been working to develop cleaner…
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The Carbon War Room’s Top 10 Renewable Fuel Companies

These are the top ten renewable energy contenders as determined by renewablejetfuels.org.
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Algae-based Biofuel: Pros And Cons

Algae–based biofuel is a new energy source that has been getting a lot of attention lately. Certain types of algae contain natural oils…

Chicken Fat, Algae to Fuel US Navy Ships in 2012

The United States Navy will use a biofuel blend to fuel both aircraft and warship during a Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise,…
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United Completes First Commercial Biofuel Powered Flight

United Airlines just announced that Flight 1403, scheduled to take off today, Monday November 7th will be powered by Solazyme’s algae-derived biofuel. This…
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Algae-based Fuel Takes Off With Qantas

Those of us who consider the convenience of air travel an indispensable part of our work lives, but feel guilty about the level…