joule-biotechnologies

This one is hot! A startup called Joule Biotechnology’s claims they can compete with petroleum with the algae they have:

http://www.technologyreview.com/business/23073/

http://www.jouleunlimited.com/

If they can backup their claims expect to see a production plant built really quickly.  I am looking forward to it……

Update: January 2012: Another Round of funding to create a plant in New Mexico:

http://www.technologyreview.com/energy/39488/

Update: March 29 2010: Beginnings of a production plant:

http://www.jouleunlimited.com/news/2010/joule-biotechnologies-secures-pilot-site-renewable-solar-fuel

Update: April 28, 2010: They secure second round of funding for plant.

http://www.jouleunlimited.com/news/2010/joule-closes-30-million-funding-round

 

-Tech Dennis

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