Gallery: EcoLogicStudio Unveils an Awesome Algae-Powered Eco-City to Re...

 
We've seen incredible attempts to capture clean energy from wind, lasers, vegetables, and manure, however scientists are realizing one slimy power source remains enormously under-tapped -- Algae. Algae could produce nearly 80% of the world's oxygen while serving as a source for biofuel and filtering water. Claudia Pasquero and Marco Poletto, co-founders of EcoLogicStudio in London, have begun exploring the possibilities of this natural resource by planning an eco-city in Simrishamn, Sweden. Their Algae Farm plan will be an entire town centered on algae production, research, and hopefully tourism.

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