President of France Visits OriginOil Joint Venture
President of the Republic of France, François Hollande, visited OriginOil's joint venture near Paris, Ennesys. The President visited Ennesys after receiving the report from the "Innovation 2030" commission. President Hollande toured the showcase site and then spoke on official television, praising Ennesys as exemplifying the innovative spirit that France is pursuing.
Successful Field Demo of Aquaculture Process
OriginOil demonstrates the ability of its Electro Water Separation™ technology to eliminate ammonia and reduce infestations in fish farming ponds. The nitrogen-rich water resulting from this process can be used to feed algae ponds, and the algae can be harvested and pelletized for fish feed. The process is field tested with success at leading California fish farm, Aqua Farming Tech.
OriginOil Completes Successful Demonstration Tour at Eagle Ford Formation in Texas
With OriginOil's first licensee planning to deliver a first commercial unit in the 3rd Quarter of this year, the CLEAN-FRAC™ mobile lab completed a demonstration tour to the Texas oil and gas industry in the Eagle Ford Shale, and to the media in Houston.
OriginOil Extends the Shelf Life of Algae
OriginOil reports that its algae harvesting process can reduce bacterial concentrations by as much as 99%. This could extend the shelf life of liquid algae concentrate from hours to days, addressing a key problem standing in the way of the multi-billion dollar algae industry. The results were achieved in lab tests under an independent university research program.
Oil and Gas News
OriginOil has developed a breakthrough water cleanup technology for the oil & gas, algae and other water-intensive industries.
Unlike other technologies, the company's patent-pending Electro Water Separation™ process rapidly and efficiently removes organic material from large quantities of water without the need for chemicals.
In oil & gas, OriginOil is helping clean up produced water and recycle fracking water, to reduce harm to the environment and lower costs. For the emerging algae industry, OriginOil is making large-scale harvest possible. And in aquaculture, OriginOil is helping improve yields and make seafood healthier by dramatically reducing the levels of toxic ammonia and bacteria. For a world short on fresh water, OriginOil is the lower-cost and cleaner answer.