A European Union-backed project to produce biofuels from algae moves a step forward in Spain

The raceways located at the Chiclana WWTP (march 2013)
The raceways located at the Chiclana WWTP (march 2013)

A European Union-backed project to produce biofuels from algae moved a step forward last Thursday by producing its first crop of algae biomass at its site in Southern Spain. The “All-gas” project will cultivate fast-growing micro-algae by using the nutrients in wastewater and then by further processes generate biomethane which can be captured and used in transport fuel.
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