Forbes Magazine’s Todd Woody quoted me and other colleagues in his August 08, 2011 “Jet Green” article. Note to self, anything you say to a reporter could end up in print!
Algae is the great green hope for jet fuels. “Theoretically, algae has incredible production capacity,” says Suzanne Hunt, senior advisor to the Carbon War Room, a group cofounded by Virgin’s Richard Branson that is working with airlines and biofuel producers to jump-start the industry. “Camelina plants and all the other plants that grow on land have to put all this energy into fighting gravity and into roots and fruits and flowers. Algae just floats and grows.“