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NW Biodiesel Network Monthly Meeting

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Seattle Phinney Center
6532 Phinney Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103
United States

Algae Update

What is happening in the algae industry? Is Algae close to being a viable commercial feedstock for the biodiesel/biofuel industry? What is the reality and what is the hype? What can we expect to see in the near future? Where is the algae industry headed? What are the environmental implications of Algae?

The NW Biodiesel Network is pleased to present John Pierce, co-founder and Board member of the Algal Biomass Organization. This organizations mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae.

Get your questions answered! 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Seattle Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle WA 98103. Cost is Free. Information at www.nwbiodiesel.org/.

About Our Speaker
John F. Pierce
John F. Pierce is a partner in Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati's Seattle office, where he represents clients in connection with the development and finance of projects involving wind, solar (including photovoltic, concentrated, and thermal), geothermal, and biomass energy, as well as those involving alternative fuels such as ethanol, biodiesel, algal biomass, and advanced-generation biofuels. John's practice encompasses project sponsors and investors, and is international in scope, with extensive dealings in South Asia, Southeast Asia, China, India, Africa, and the Middle East.

John is one of the founders of Algal Biomass Organization whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae.

Full text of the bio may be found at: http://www.wsgr.com/WSGR/DBIndex.aspx?SectionName=attorneys/BIOS/9991.htm

Location

Seattle Phinney Center
6532 Phinney Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103
United States