Algae - The New Green Crude South Texas Section March 2012 Meeting Originally delivered Mar 1, 2012 Developed by: STS - South Texas Section Type: Archived WebinarLevel: Intermediate Duration: 1 hour PDHs: 1.00 Share This Post: Preview Webinar: Algae provides one solution to help the US reduce its dependence on foreign oil and create new green jobs. Algae oil is renewable, does not affect the food channel and consumes CO2. It can be made into jet fuel, biodiesel, biogasoline and bioplastics. Algae biomass can be made into many different co-products such as nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and organic fertilizer.In this talk our co-presenters Barry Cohen and Will Thurmond will discuss both the technology and the commercial framework for the New Green Crude. Don’t miss this exciting introduction to one of the most promising groundbreaking energy technologies of the 21st Century! Presenter(s): Barry Cohen Barry Cohen is the founder and Executive Director of the National Algae Association. The National Algae Association, a 501(c)6, is the first trade association for algae farmers, and the first non-profit algae production trade association in the US. Barry is also president of Biofuel Capital Partners. Since 1986, he has owned and operated commercial lending groups financing biofuel companies in the $1,000,000 to $50,000,000 range. Read more Once the content has been viewed and you have attested to it, you will be able to download and print a certificate for PDH credits. If you have already viewed this content, please click here to login. Checkout Checkout Do you already own this? Log In for instructions on accessing this content. Pricing AIChE Member Credits 0.5 AIChE Members $69.00 AIChE Undergraduate Student Members Free AIChE Graduate Student Members Free Virtual Local Section Members Free Non-Members $99.00 Webinar content is available with the kind permission of the author(s) solely for the purpose of furthering AIChE’s mission to educate, inform and improve the practice of professional chemical engineering. All other uses are forbidden without the express consent of the author(s).