In a bid to improve algae-related research, a team from the University of Michigan has found an important new source of energy for algae.

They found that algae-based fuels like hydrogen, methane and nitric oxide could provide power for the algae-powered seawater pumps.

This would allow the algae to store more water for its own needs.

They said they have not tested the algae’s power potential and it’s not clear whether the fuel could be commercially viable.

Algae has long been touted as a potential energy source for the environment, but the technology needed to produce this energy is still quite challenging.

The University of Maryland researchers are one of the few to have successfully made a significant step towards commercialising algae fuels.

“We’ve been able to show that this process is possible and that it has an excellent electrical and mechanical performance,” said Dr Srinivasan.

“It’s a very promising avenue for future algae-fueled seawater pumping.”

Dr Srinivans team is also developing a fuel that could be used in the ocean as well.

The team is developing a low-cost fuel called a biofuels that would convert the algae into methane, an energy source.

The research team said they are now working on a new type of biofuel to help solve the problem of algae waste.

“The goal is to be able to produce a fuel with a high biomass yield, high energy density, low energy cost and high biomass productivity,” Dr Sainath said.

“If we can get that right, we’re looking at a huge amount of energy efficiency in seawater for this biofuel.”

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