US scientists have succeeded in producing crude oil from algae in under an hour – a technical triumph, but one that’s still a long way from commercial exploitation
Morning summary: The first crop of algae biomass has been produced in Spain in a biofuels project backed by the EU
Rolls-Royce and EADS are developing a hybrid propulsion system using a combination of electricity and biofuel from algae
Coral reefs may be able to survive ocean acidity, but can they survive other issues like pollution and overfishing?
US Navy undertakes massive alternative energy experiments during RIMPAC exercise in effort to knock oil dependency (and climate change) on the head.