Jonathan Trent:
Jonathan Trent: Energie uit vlottende buizen met algen

TEDGlobal 2012 · 14:45 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Noem het 'brandstof zonder fossielen': Jonathan Trent werkt aan een plan om nieuwe biobrandstof te kweken met micro-algen in drijvende buitengaatse buizen die afvalwater van steden verwerken. Luister naar de gedurfde visie van zijn team voor Project OMEGA (Offshore Membrane Enclosures for Growing Algae, of Offshore membraanbehuizingen voor het kweken van algen) en hoe het ons in de toekomst van energie zou kunnen voorzien.

Scientist and biofuel guru
Not only does Jonathan Trent grow algae for biofuel, he wants to do so by cleansing wastewater and trapping carbon dioxide in the process. And it’s all solar-powered. Full bio
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