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The Fossil Fuel Industry's Interest in Fusion EnergyJune 10, 2020 | Alec Feygin

The recent news of Equinor’s investment into fusion energy start up, Commonwealth Fusion Systems, marks the fourth major oil and gas company investing in the fusion energy space.

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The Number of Fusion Energy Startups is Growing Fast – Here's WhyFebruary 07, 2020 | Sam Wurzel

The number of companies working on fusion is increasing dramatically because of confidence in plasma physics and fusion engineering, new technologies, and a societal demand for baseload, clean energy.

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What is Fusion Energy?February 06, 2020 | Sam Wurzel

When two light nuclei like hydrogen fuse into a heavier element like helium, energy is released from the conversion of a small fraction of their masses into energy.

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Measuring Progress in Fusion Energy: The Triple ProductDecember 19, 2019 | Sam Wurzel

Achieving a specific triple product is a necessary but not sufficient condition for all fusion energy schemes.