Commercial fusion energy reaches new milestone

Oxford-based firm Tokamak Energy has said it reached a plasma temperature of 100 million degrees Celsius

UK fusion technology breaks ‘landmark record’

Researchers produced 59 megajoules of sustained fusion energy, more than double the previous record in 1997

It lives! Fusion has a pulse!

UK Atomic Energy Authority machine completed its 100,000th live pulse

Nuclear fusion power plant to receive ‘world’s most powerful’ magnet

The magnet is so powerful that could lift an aircraft carrier two metres into the air

Scientists overcome another obstacle to fusion

The UK Atomic Energy Authority has developed technology that could cool the exhaust heat generated by a fusion power plant to levels similar to a car engine

Researchers achieve first plasma milestone in UK nuclear fusion device testing

The MAST-U machine is expected to be the forerunner of the UK’s first fusion power plant which is forecast for completion by 2040

UK commits £220m for nuclear fusion power plant by 2040

The UK Atomic Energy Authority will work with industry partners and academics and aim to complete the design by 2024