NIF breakthrough and the commercialisation of inertial fusion
Our May Insights Q&A covered the NIF announcement of energy gain in December 2022. In this session we get 3 different perspectives of the breakthrough.
Helion announces world’s first fusion energy purchase agreement with Microsoft
Our explanation of what the news that Helion Energy will provide Microsoft with electricity in 5 years means for the industry.
We had a fantastic couple of days at FusionXInvest this week. Read o brief roundup, along with 3 key insights.
Japan’s Fusion Energy Innovation Strategy
The Japanese Government have announced its first nuclear fusion strategy, backing up the collaboration between public and private sectors. Find out more about the strategy and why it's important .
Women in Fusion Profile - Miki Nishimura
Miki is an engineer with Kyoto Fusioneering, a company that specialises in fusion plant engneering. She works with plasma experts and fusion plant engineers.
First steady-state, high performance tokamak plasma achieved on EAST in China
The EAST tokamak achieved a stable H-mode plasma for 403 seconds, which is a new record pulse length for high performance operation in tokamaks (over 6.5 minutes).
US government initiatives for fusion energy development
For our Insights Q&A in April we invited Ahmed Diallo and Sam Wurzel from ARPA-E to share their perspectives on US government initiatives for fusion energy development.
US fusion regulation will separate it from nuclear fission
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has voted unanimously for the development of a fusion regulatory framework. What does this mean for fusion?
Fusion News: SPRIND approves Pulsed Light Technologies, Eni and CFS speed up plans for fusion energy and UK and US launch $3m fusion energy materials project
A summary of recent fusion energy news stories is presented by Dr Hazel Lowe, Plasma Diagnostician at Tokamak Energy on behalf of The Fusion Industry Association.
Commonwealth Fusion Systems and Eni Sign Strategic Framework Agreement
Fusion company CFS and energy company Eni have signed an agreement for closer collaboration on fusion. Read to understand why this is significant news.
$1bn for fusion in Biden's US budget request for 2024
President Biden has announced the 2024 budget proposal which includes record funding for fusion energy. Here are some details.
FusionXInvest London Announced
FusionXInvest: the first in a series of global events designed to bring capital and investment to the fusion energy industry.
UK reaffirms commitment to fusion strategy and brings together fusion leaders and investors to spur the delivery of fusion energy
Last week, Fusion Energy Insights founder, Melanie Windridge, attended a Fusion Energy Breakfast event at No. 10 Downing Street.