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Objectives of the study are to evaluate the scope of euglenoides—L. ovum predominantly grown in wastewater lagoons for mass biofuel production. This involves i. Assessment of growth of euglenoides—L. Potential of algae-based biofuel in meeting the regional energy demand. 2 million (in 2001). The temperature ranges from 14°C to 34°C and the monsoon showers starts from the end of May through October. The city is blessed with rivers like Cauvery for domestic water consumptions. Part of the city is dependent on groundwater for various purposes.
9 SEM image of L. ovum. 94%) reflect properties of biodiesel. 10. The present analysis showed 15 different types of fatty acids. 52%. These results are in agreement with earlier studies (Knothe 2008), with palmitic acid (C16:0), stearic acid (C18:0), oleic acid (C18:1), and linoleic acid (C18:2) are the most common fatty acids for providing a reasonable balance of fuel properties. The chromatogram derived from the gas chromatography and mass spectrogram (GC and MS) analyses of the fatty acids for L.