We've got news for you.

Register on TimesLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Green and gold: Japanese firms bet on algae being the fuel of the future

The 35-company initiative hopes for a $320bn industry by 2030 as it plans to turn the aquatic resource into fuel

24 January 2022 - 19:33 By Erica Yokoyama

Oil refiner Eneos and automaker Honda are among a group of more than 35 Japanese companies and institutions that have banded together to try to tap the potential of microalgae to help replace fossil fuels and to provide an array of food and consumer goods products. ..

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day or Financial Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.