Workers harvest seaweed at a coastal farm for Berkley, California-based Bio Architecture Lab. The company has engineered a microbe to derive sugars from seaweed to make fuel and chemicals.
Workers harvest seaweed at a coastal farm for Berkley, California-based Bio Architecture Lab. The company has engineered a microbe to derive sugars from seaweed to make fuel and chemicals. Bio Architecture Lab Inc./MCT
Workers harvest seaweed at a coastal farm for Berkley, California-based Bio Architecture Lab. The company has engineered a microbe to derive sugars from seaweed to make fuel and chemicals. Bio Architecture Lab Inc./MCT

Seaweed in the tank? Company turns to aquaculture for ethanol

January 19, 2012 3:00 PM