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Airbus Has Just Created a Jet That Runs on Algae

Wow!

JACINTA BOWLER
30 JUL 2016
 

Solar energy has been moving forward in leaps and bounds, but renewable fuels are still lagging behind. 

But a new plane by Airbus might turn things around - as it runs on fuel exclusively produced by algae. 

Video produced in partnership with Explorist.

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