Patrick Bidwill found this article on Nuclear Fusion interesting. New record for fusion: Giant leap in pursuit of clean energy: Alcator C-Mod tokamak nuclear fusion reactor sets world record on final day of operation

Scientists and engineers recently made a leap forward in the pursuit of clean energy. The team set a new world record for plasma pressure in an Alcator C-Mod tokamak nuclear fusion reactor. Plasma pressure is the key ingredient to producing energy from nuclear fusion, and MIT’s new result achieves over 2 atmospheres of pressure for the first time.

Source: New record for fusion: Giant leap in pursuit of clean energy: Alcator C-Mod tokamak nuclear fusion reactor sets world record on final day of operation

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