Sustainable Algal Biofuels Consortium (SABC)
Milton Sommerfeld explains why algae are a potential source of alternative fuel.
This research collective evaluates the conversion of algal biomass into of lipid-based and carbohydrate-based alternatives to petroleum-based fuels.
Arizona State University and University of Arizona are both members of the SABC. A $6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy has been supplemented by $4 million in grants and matching funds from the State of Arizona.