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Magnetic confinment of plasma/sustained fusion

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CSantos
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Dec28-13, 08:59 PM
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what is the feasibility of sustained fusion by employing magnetic confinement of plasma?
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Dec28-13, 09:14 PM
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It is currently the most funded method and ITER is expected to hit breakeven when it becomes operational in another decade or so.


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