Algae Biofuel – Produced from the Waste Products of Modern Civilization

Think Green. For A Smarter World.

On May 24th, 2012 the International Energy Agency published new figures for the worldwide emissions of carbon dioxide in 2011: emissions have increased by 1 Gigaton (+3.2% compared to 2010) to 31.6 Gt. Carbon dioxide (CO2) restrains the radiation of solar energy (in form of heat) back into space, thereby increasing the temperature within the atmosphere.

In order to halt global warming at 2.0 degrees Celsius the IEA has issued the 450 roadmap requiring the emissions to peak at 32.6 Gt no later than 2017. In reality, however, this achievement becomes more unrealistic every year with ongoing industrialization in less developed countries and especially in China and India, which account for 86%  of the total increase alone. Even though the United States and the European Union have managed to lower their emission, this was only partly due to increased efficiency in the production of energy and was caused by a…

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