Funded by a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, U of M aims to create biofuels using algae that work in existing diesel engines, ultimately reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 60 percent compared to normal diesel fuels. (Photo provided)

Funded by a $2 million
grant from the U.S. Department of Energy,
U of M aims to create biofuels using
algae that work in existing diesel engines,
ultimately reducing greenhouse gas emissions
by 60 percent compared to normal
diesel fuels. (Photo provided)