Coalgae

South African scientists invent Coalgae, an efficient fuel made of combined algae and coal dust

Back in October, we talked about how scientists had successfully created battery electrodes from harmful algal blooms. Well this time around, a group of researchers from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in South Africa have contrived another incredible energy-oriented application of algae, in the form of a usable fuel. Christened as the Coalgae, the…