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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Fusion Energy Is Coming, and Maybe Sooner Than You Think

Credit to Author: Thomas Overton| Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 04:03:00 +0000

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The joke about fusion energy is that it’s 30 years away and always will be. But significant recent advances in fusion science and technology could potentially put the first fusion power on the grid as soon

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Big Gains for Tiny Nuclear Reactors

As the hubbub of interest and activity surrounds development of small modular reactors (SMRs) hovering between 60 MW and 300 MW, and medium-sized nuclear reactors of under 700 MW, several nuclear technology

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