General Fusion to open Demonstration Plant

We at “I Really Appreciate Science” have been a keen fan of General Fusion located in Burnaby, BC for three years. They are now on the cusp of opening a demonstration power plant, as seen in this YouTube video. Major entrepreneurial capital has come from Microsoft; Amazon founders’, Shopify, as well as, the Canadian Government. Working with Princeton University, they have developed ongoing ties with the US DOE.

In a nutshell – Initial technology derived from research at the US Naval Research Lab in Washington, DC during the early 1970’s has been transformed and advanced with computer technology and control. Today, General Fusion stand as the first company to commercialize fusion energy on Earth. And none too soon, cross-fingers…

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