Fusion Power May Be Closer Than You Think

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 13:14:03 +0000

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Fusion research and development have been ongoing for decades, and many people probably believe a fusion power system will remain out of reach for decades longer. But the truth is that more than 100 tokamaks have been constructed and the science behind fusion is well-understood. What has been elusive is generating net energy from a […]

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Fusion Power May Be Closer Than You Think

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 13:14:03 +0000

The post Fusion Power May Be Closer Than You Think appeared first on POWER Magazine.

SPARC-fusion-tokamak-2020

Fusion research and development have been ongoing for decades, and many people probably believe a fusion power system will remain out of reach for decades longer. But the truth is that more than 100 tokamaks have been constructed and the science behind fusion is well-understood. What has been elusive is generating net energy from a […]

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Assembly Phase Underway for ITER Nuclear Project

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 18:31:33 +0000

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Officials with the ITER project in France said work has started on the assembly of giant components needed for construction of an experimental nuclear fusion reactor, a project designed to demonstrate the scientific and technological feasibility of fusion energy for peaceful use. The ITER group, in a ceremony July 28 that was broadcast online (see […]

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[VIDEO] POWER Insights: The Amazing DIII-D Fusion Project

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 13:45:45 +0000

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The DIII-D National Fusion Facility, operated by General Atomics for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), is the largest magnetic fusion research facility in the U.S. The mission of the DIII-D research program is to establish the scientific basis for the optimization of the tokamak approach to fusion energy production. The DIII-D program is a […]

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Canadian Company Has Funding for Fusion Demonstration Plant

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 21:36:28 +0000

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A Canada-based company that wants to commercialize nuclear fusion technology announced Dec. 16 that it raised more than $100 million in its latest round of financing, doubling its financial support. General Fusion, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, is backed by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. The company, which includes investors Bezos Expeditions and Chrysalix Venture Capital, […]

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China’s quest for clean, limitless energy heats up

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 03:47:29 +0000

A ground-breaking fusion reactor built by Chinese scientists is underscoring Beijing’s determination to be at the core of clean energy technology, as it eyes a fully-functioning plant by 2050.

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