The Global View

Grow algae, save the world


You’ve recycled your plastic bags (of course you have), you’ve put a hippo in your loo (you wouldn’t dream of doing anything else) but do you ever wonder if you could do more?

Well, Greenbang just bets you haven’t thought of using algae to eat power plant emissions.

That’s just one of the Environment Agency’s 50 ways to save the planet. The other entertaining 49 are stashed in this dirty great PDF here.