Green energy from marine algae: biogas production and composition from the anaerobic digestion of Irish seaweed species

@article{Vanegas2013GreenEF,
  title={Green energy from marine algae: biogas production and composition from the anaerobic digestion of Irish seaweed species},
  author={C. H. Vanegas and John BartlettJ. Bartlett},
  journal={Environmental Technology},
  year={2013},
  volume={34},
  pages={2277 - 2283}
}
Marine algae have emerged as an alternative feedstock for the production of a number of renewable fuels, including biogas. In addition to energy potential, other characteristics make them attractive as an energy source, including their ability to absorb carbon dioxide (CO2), higher productivity rates than land-based crops and the lack of water use or land competition. For Ireland, biofuels from marine algae can play an important role by reducing imports of fossil fuels as well as providing the… Expand
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