DCN-JOC News Services September 14, 2020 VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based General Fusion has been awarded a funding partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office (DOE) of Fusion Energy Science’s new Innovation Network for Fusion Energy (INFUSE) program. General Fusion’s approach, known as magnetized target fusion, has attracted more than $200 million in funding to date. General Fusion is pursuing the fastest and most practical path to commercial fusion energy, and is based in Vancouver, Canada, with locations in Washington D.C., and London, U.K. Burnaby, BC, December 9, 2020--For the second time this year, General Fusion has been awarded a funding partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fusion Energy Science's new Innovation Network for Fusion Energy (INFUSE) program, adding another world-class laboratory to … Microsoft is partnering with the company. General Fusion’s FDP will use Magnetized Target Fusion (MTF) technology, which the company says "maximises the use of existing industrial technologies to create a faster path to fusion energy". Re: General Fusion in the news Post by crowberry » Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:59 pm General Fusion has been rather quiet lately, but here is a 1/10 scale model of their full sized reactor: And in the UK, First Light Fusion … The MTF system uses a sphere filled with molten lead-lithium that is pumped to form a vortex. Closer to home, startups like TAE Technologies and General Fusion are two other North American entrants looking at lower-cost ways to generate fusion power. The company was established in 2002 and is funded by a global syndicate of leading energy venture capital firms, industry leaders, and technology pioneers. General Fusion Strengthens Global Government Support With Second U.S. Department of Energy Award. MTF has been relatively unexplored by the fusion community since the 1970s, but if proven it would provide a practical near term path to fusion energy. image caption General Fusion believe their approach to fusion will work within five years Until Iter is up and running in 2025, the UK based Joint European Torus (Jet) … About General Fusion General Fusion is pursuing the fastest and most practical path to commercial fusion energy, and is based in Vancouver, Canada, with locations in … General Fusion is developing utility-scale fusion power using a new, patent pending concept based on recent developments in Magnetized Target Fusion (MTF). Vancouver-based General Fusion Inc. is devoting the next five years, with support from the Canadian government, to developing a prototype of its fusion reactor. Resource, US News General Fusion awarded U.S. Department of Energy contract. Company profile page for General Fusion Inc including stock price, company news, press releases, executives, board members, and contact information Jeff Bezos and others have sunk more than $127 million into General Fusion, a start-up trying to commercialize fusion energy. The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.