BIOFUELS FROM MICROALGAE
The background photo on this page shows spirulina, a microscopic blue-green alga.
The European Research project “Shamash” has the goal of producing lipidic biofuel from microalgae, These micro-organisms are cultivated in closed ponds and photobioreactors in Asserac, close to Guerande in France.
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Credit © European Union, 2011