Energy 101: Algae-to-fuels

This video is from the Energy 101 video series. It explains the process for converting micro-algae into fuel and makes the case that algae-based biofuels hold enormous potential for helping reduce our dependence on imported oil.

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Erin R. Pierce
U.S. Department of Energy

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Students could also make biofuel in class; one such lesson from the CLEAN collection is [link]