Dr. Tim Devarenne, Texas A&M AgriLife Research (image) Texas A&M AgriLife Communications Share Print E-Mail Caption A team of researchers that has been working on getting fuel-grade oil out of algae may be within four years of a near-commercial-scale production level. The team, with a combined expertise from agriculture to engineering, has received a two million dollar National Science Foundation grant to help hasten the process, according to Dr. Tim Devarenne, a Texas A&M AgriLife Research biochemist and collaborator on the project. Credit Texas AgriLife Research photo by Kathleen Phillips Usage Restrictions Not for resale. Use with credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.