Slow going for nuclear fusion research
Metal Tech News - February 1, 2023
Last updated 2/16/2023 at 6:32pm
Tungsten alloys could endure extreme temps for carbon-free energy technology.
The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project recently reported hitting significant snags in its quest to prove the feasibility of fusion as a large-scale and carbon-free source of energy.
Fusion entails forcing together the nuclei of light atomic elements in a super-heated plasma, held...