Nuclear Fusion Is Not A Moonshot But An Attainable Goal

Nuclear Fusion Is Not A Moonshot But An Attainable Goal

Many energy experts consider nuclear fusion the North Star—a way to generate cleaner and more affordable electricity than fossil fuels without creating long-term nuclear waste. Right now, major corporations, including MicrosoftMSFT -0.2%, ChevronCVX -0.3%, and Shell, are sending billions of dollars into the field. While success is in sight, other specialists caution against creating too much hype.