PRODUCTION OF BIO-FUELS FROM MICRO-ALGAE

Ref.No: 61179700
Start date: 08.12.2006
End date: 31.12.2007
Approval date: 26.01.2007
Department: CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Sector: SYNTHESIS AND DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES
Financier: ΠΑΒΕΤ-2005, ZINON AE
Budget: 43.911,00 €
Scientific Responsible: Assoc. Prof. PAULOS HRISTAKOPOULOS
Email: hristako@orfeas.chemeng.ntua.gr
Description: EXTRACTING BIODIESEL FROM ALGAE JUST MAY BE ONE OF THE MOST PROMISING SOLUTIONS TO OUR NATIONS ENERGY CRISIS. THE BEST PLANTS FOR BIODIESEL FEEDSTOCKS ARE THOSE EFFICIENT AT CONVERTING SOLAR ENERGY INTO CHEMICAL ENERGY.