Helion Energy

Funding Information

DateAmountTypeFundersDescription
September 30, 2015
$3,971,263Cooperative AgreementALPHA
August 12, 2014
$1,499,986Investment RoundSeed
Total:$5,471,249

Projects

FEP (Fusion Engine Prototype)

Years Active

2018 - present

Approach

Field Reversed Configuration (FRC)

Approach

Magnetic Compression of FRC

IPA (Inductive Plasma Accelerator)

Years Active

2005 - 2012

Approach

Magnetic Compression of FRC

Results
PublicationDensity (m-3)Temperature (keV)Energy Confinement Time (s)Triple Product (m-3keV s)
Creation of a high-temper... 4×1021(electron) 0.85(ion)2×10-56.8×1016
Key Individuals

David Kirtley, CEO

George Votroubek, Principal Scientist

Chris Pihl, CTO

Formation Date

2013

Location

Redmond Washington USA

Website

http://helionenergy.com