09 Mar '12, 5am

French Biochemist Designs Algae-Powered, CO2-Absorbing Lamp | Care2 Causes

French Biochemist Designs Algae-Powered, CO2-Absorbing Lamp | Care2 Causes

Calleja’s lamp consists of a lighted aquarium filled with CO2-eating algae, which draw the greenhouse gas from the air — even in dark or closed environments like an underground parking garage. Even though the lamp has been installed in a few places, they’re not ready for mass production yet. Apparently, part of the problem has simply been obtaining funding for the project – Calleja says that many of his partners have been reluctant to commit much money to this experimental technology.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/french-biochemist-designs-alg...

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