Talk:CH391L/S13/Algal Biofuels

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*'''[[User:Kevin Baldridge|Kevin Baldridge]] 16:49, 18 March 2013 (EDT)''':What are you referring to with "photosynthetic efficiency"? You say sugarcane is the best, but algae actually have more energy per mass. So what is the final product which you are comparing, simple sugars which can be converted to alcoholic biofuels?
*'''[[User:Kevin Baldridge|Kevin Baldridge]] 16:49, 18 March 2013 (EDT)''':What are you referring to with "photosynthetic efficiency"? You say sugarcane is the best, but algae actually have more energy per mass. So what is the final product which you are comparing, simple sugars which can be converted to alcoholic biofuels?
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*'''[[User:Catherine I. Mortensen|Catherine I. Mortensen]] 16:57, 18 March 2013 (EDT)''':  Is it possible to somehow use chlorella that already exists in the ocean to produce fuel?

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  • Kevin Baldridge 16:49, 18 March 2013 (EDT):What are you referring to with "photosynthetic efficiency"? You say sugarcane is the best, but algae actually have more energy per mass. So what is the final product which you are comparing, simple sugars which can be converted to alcoholic biofuels?
  • Catherine I. Mortensen 16:57, 18 March 2013 (EDT): Is it possible to somehow use chlorella that already exists in the ocean to produce fuel?
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