US Government reveals experiments to create compact fusion plants…
- Backs plans to create spherical tokamaks shaped like a cored apple
- Existing experiments have used bulkier doughnut-like shapes
- Next generation device could lead to commercial fusion power plants
It would provide humankind with near limitless energy, ending dependence on fossil fuels for generating electricity.
US Government physicists have backed plans to create ‘a star in a jar’ – replicating on Earth the way the sun and stars create energy through fusion.