Developing industrial technologies to enable economically viable commercial-scale site-agnostic production of fungible fossil-grade transportation biofuels derived from microalgae.


12/02/13   Kai BioEnergy featured in "Invention and Reinvention: The Evolution of San Diego's Innovation Economy" 
kai bioenergy invention and reinvention innovation standford university press
07/11/11    Stock Purchase Agreement entered to sell 100% of Kai BioEnergy Corp.’s outstanding capital stock to 11GS, Inc.; terms include $3.3MM Earn-Out and $13.2MM Buy-Out option
SEC filing regarding Kai BioEnergy Stock Purchase Agreement
06/05/11  Who's growing and who's hiring?
Who's growing and who's hiring? UT San Diego
05/02/11    Kai BioEnergy's algal technology reviewed in Biotechnology Advances "Production and harvesting of microalgae for wastewater treatment, biofuels, and bioproducts"
Kai BioEnergy’s algal technology reviewed in Biotechnology Advances “Production and harvesting of microalgae for wastewater treatment, biofuels, and bioproducts”
05/02/11   Kai BioEnergy on Biofuels: challenges and opportunities
comment visions biofuels: challenges and opportunities
08/25/10   Kai BioEnergy to present at the 1st Annual World Congress of BioEnergy in Dalian, China
1st Annual World Congress of BioEnergy in Dalian, China
08/25/10 Kai BioEnergy featured as a Case Study in CleanTECH San Diego's 2010 Annual Report
Kai BioEnergy featured as a Case Study in CleanTECH San Diego’s 2010 Annual Report
08/25/10  Will Prop. 23 Hurt California's Economy Or Help It?

 KPBS Prop 23 California
08/25/10    BioEnergy Hawaii, LLC and Kai BioEnergy Corp. enter into a Letter of Intent to partner in waste-to-energy project; up to $100MM in special purpose revenue bonds authorized to finance electricity cogeneration or production of biofuels; already undergoing EIR
Kai BioEnergy Hawaii Pacific Waste to Energy Biofuel

Kai BioEnergy Hawaii Pacific Waste to Energy Biofuel SB 1286
08/21/10 Kai BioEnergy Industry Advisory Member to the public-private partnership EDGE initiative
Kai BioEnergy Industry Advisory Member to the public-private partnership EDGE initiative
05/24/10 Biofuel Industry Pondering Best Locations to Grow Algae
San Diego Business Journal Biofuel Industry Pondering Best Locations to Grow Algae
05/17/10   Kai BioEnergy to present at the Algae World Summit 2010 in San Diego, CA May 17-19 2010
Kai BioEnergy to present at the Algae World Summit 2010 in San Diego, CA May 17-19 2010
Presentation at Algae World Summit 2010 by Mario Larach, Kai BioEnergy CEO
01/13/10    DOE awards $78 million for National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB), and National Advanced Biofuels Consortium; Kai BioEnergy Corp. selected as NAABB consortium Industrial Partner
kai bioenergy naabb DOE algal consortium

ka biioenergy doe eere national alliance for advanced biofuels
10/07/09 Kai BioEnergy to present at the International Conference on Algal Biofuels in Antofagasta, Chile
International Conference on Algal Biofuels in Antofagasta, Chile
09/17/09  Interest in algae's oil prospects is growing 
Los Angeles Times
07/28/09    Kai BioEnergy Corp. receives notice of encouragement from the DOE for research and development of its proprietary and pre-grant patent pending transformational technology for the $150MM Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) solicitation; Kai BioEnergy Corp. selected by DOE from among over 3,500 concept papers submitted
kai bioenergy doe arpae notice of encouragement
07/19/09   ExxonMobil investment lifts San Diego's algae biofuel industry
SDDN ExxonMobil investment lifts San Diego's algae biofuel industry
07/09/09 Kai BioEnergy receives support from the Government of French Polynesia for microalgae project; Mayor of Huahine contributes deployment site.
Kai BioEnergy receives support from the Government of French Polynesia for microalgae project; Mayor of Huahine contributes deployment site.
06/01/09  San Diego Pioneers Cleantech Solutions
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
 
05/22/09   Kai BioEnergy to present at the Conference on Renewable Energy in Papeete, Tahiti, French Polynesia, May 22, 2009
Kai BioEnergy to present at the Conference on Renewable Energy in Papeete, Tahiti, French Polynesia, May 22, 2009
Cleantech Tahiti Conference on Renewable Energy
05/11/09   Kai BioEnergy is selected to join Morrison & Foerster's Clean Technolgy Emerging Company Venture Network
Steve Rowles, Chair of the San Diego Corporate Group and former co-chair of Morrison & Foerster’s  Emerging Company Venture Capital Group and Terry Moore, Executive Director, Morrison & Foerster Venture Network welcome Kai BioEnergy to the Venture Network.
04/12/09  Algae biofuels promise new industry in San Diego
SDDN Algae biofuels promise new industry in San Diego
 
04/12/09    Congresswoman Mazie K. Hirono supports Kai BioEnergy Corp with $5MM appropriations request for the 2010 fiscal year for microalgae to biofuel pilot facility deployment at the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Kai BioEnergy $5MM appropriations request

Kai BioEnergy $5MM earmark
12/30/08  A Mini-Cluster of Algae-to-Biofuels Technology Blooms in San Diego
Xconomy A Mini-Cluster of Algae-to-Biofuels Technology Blooms in San Diego
 
08/01/08 Cornell Alumni Magazine
Cornell Alumni Magazine
05/18/08 New Hawaii company plans to make biodiesel from microalgae
Pacific Business News new hawaii company plans to make biodiesel from microalgae
05/01/08 University of Chicago's Booth Graduate School of Business Alumni on the Move
University of Chicago's Booth Graduate School of Business Alumni on the Move