17 Dec '11, 12am

Navy Pushes Algae Biofuel as Tar Sands Oil Pipeline Sputters: Filed under: Energy News

Navy Pushes Algae Biofuel as Tar Sands Oil Pipeline Sputters: Filed under: Energy News

While the emphasis of the INL partnership is on algae, one major aim of the project is to integrate different kinds of non-food feedstocks into standardized biofuels, which would help to scale up global biofuel production more rapidly than a single-feedstock focus. Part of the rush has to do with the Navy’s intention to ramp up its use of biofuel within the next few years, starting with a demonstration of its new Green Strike Group at the Rim of the Pacific exercise this summer in preparation for the launch of a

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/12/16/navy-pushes-algae-bio...

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