OriginOil in the News
Seeking Alpha – November 13, 2009: "Although developing an economically viable process for refining oil from algae faces challenges on many fronts, interest (and investment) is growing."
OriginOil CEO to Speak in Keynote Session at Next Generation Biofuels Feedstocks Conference in San Francisco
Eurasian Chemical Market – November 11, 2009: "'As we learned at the United Nations back in June, Riggs Eckelberry addresses emerging green controversies very persuasively,' said Robson Mello, Secretary-General of the Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Organization."
B-Green Collaborative – November 10, 2009: "The B-GC had the opportunity to speak to Dr. Vikram Patterkine, Chief Scientist for the technology firm, OriginOil, to understand the technical challenges..."
B-Green Collaborative – November 10, 2009: "...from 1,200 to 90,000 gallons/acre/year. OriginOil has claimed the higher number as they are developing a production process occurring in brewery size tanks with up to 45 growth layers..."
Greentech Media – November 9, 2009: "Riggs Eckelberry, CEO of Origin Oil (OOIL.OB): 'Intensive industrial algae production may yield between 50-100,000 gals...'"
Fast Company – November 6, 2009: "...a few, including OriginOil, use LEDs to grow algae in the dark."
New York Times – November 2, 2009: "'We like LEDs because they're so efficient,' said Riggs Eckelberry, president and CEO of OriginOil Inc., a California-based company using LEDs to grow algae."
OriginOil Files Patent for Surface-Mounted Algae System to Help Treat Wastewater and Produce Algae for Fuel
Biomass Products & Technology – November 2009: "The new Attached Growth System delivers scalability and throughput in an industrial process that delivers light more efficiently to grow algae for fuel and processing wastewater at the same time."
Biomass Magazine – October 29, 2009: "Los Angeles-based OriginOil Inc. has achieved 97 percent efficiency of algal oil extraction from its low-energy Single Step Extraction process."
Eurasian Chemical Market International Magazine – October 29, 2009: "'This level of efficiency is astonishing...'"
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