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C_perugiae, drop the lights down to 1.5w/gal for a tank like yours. Since you have decided on no CO2 for this tank, you do not need to dose nutrients except for having decent fish load (source of nutrients), thick substrate (mulm, peat and flourite) and no water changes except maybe 3-6 months later or when pruning is needed.

Now, you need to get rid of the current BGA which means a manual removal of as much algae as possible followed by a large water change and then a blackout of 3-5 days. After the blackout, add more algae eating critters and main fish to the tank. Balance the critter load and fish feedings such that the plants gets enough nutrients but not too much to cause algae issues.

If you want to speed things up, you can always DIY the CO2 for the first couple of weeks but do note that fertilizing is required for such methods. Do not mix CO2 and non CO2 methods together.
 
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