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Building Sustainable Cities through Carbon Negative Infrastructure

Airbuild is a team of passionate innovators driven by the vision of transforming our world through the power of algae. We believe that algae holds the key to tackling some of the most pressing environmental challenges of our time, from carbon sequestration and water purification to sustainable food production and renewable energy generation.

Our mission is to develop and deploy algae-based solutions that are scalable, affordable, and accessible to communities around the globe. We envision a world where algae are seamlessly integrated into our cities and products, creating a more sustainable and resilient future for all.

Join us on our journey to revolutionize the way we interact with our environment and create a healthier planet for generations to come.


Meet the Founders

Richard Mariita


Chief Science and Technology Officer

David Gory


Chief Executive Officer

James Davis


Founding Principal Engineer

John Bucur


Chief Sustainability Officer


March 2021

Airbuild team formed and research began.

August 2023

Airbuild is incorporated.

September 2023

Airbuild is funded and accelerated by Techstars.

December 2023

Airbuild receives grant funding from the state of Massachusetts and UMass Amherst.

December 2023

Airbuild unveils its prototype for a roof panel that generates energy and and removes carbon emissions.

January 2024

Airbuild installation waitlist is opened.

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