The Fusion Industry in the News

Updated: May 20

As private fusion has grown, the press has started to write about the exciting advances in fusion. Below is a selection of articles in the press about fusion energy and what's next from private fusion companies.


Fusion: Efforts to harness 'star power' gain ground

E&E News - May 20, 2020


Energy launches grant to research nuclear fusion power

Federal News Network - May 13, 2020


Can Lessons From The Commercial Space Program Fast-Track Fusion As A Clean Energy Solution?

Forbes - May 4, 2020


More Federal Interest in Private Fusion: DOE Seeks Input on Possible Cost Share Program to Support Private Fusion Energy Companies

National Law Review - April 29, 2020


Quest for Fusion Energy May Be Advanced by Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Newsweek - April 29, 2020

Hydrogen-boron fusion could be a dream come true

Asia Times - April 19, 2020


Scientists Call for Fusion Power Plant in the United States

Futurism - March 20, 2020


Billionaires Chasing Fusion Energy Face a Credibility Test

Bloomberg - March 15, 2020


Why the UK may hold the secret to providing the world with limitless energy

The Telegraph - February 17, 2020


Fusion Startups Step in to Realize Decades-Old Clean Power Dream

Wall Street Journal - February 6, 2020


5 Big Ideas for Making Fusion Power a Reality

IEEE Spectrum - January 28, 2020


Tokamak Energy raises £67m from billionaire behind Capri Sun to make Oxford nuclear fusion hub

The Telegraph - January 20, 2020

Two British companies confident of nuclear fusion breakthrough

FT - December 27, 2019


A fusion startup backed by Jeff Bezos just raised another $65 million, signaling that investors are still betting on this 'Holy Grail' technology

Business Insider - December 16, 2019


The fusion energy dream is inching toward planet-saving reality

Washington Post - November 8, 2019


American Scientists Are About to Start Shooting Plasma Guns in a Bid to Achieve Controlled Fusion

Newsweek - October 21, 2019


Fusion Soon-ish

The Moonshot Catalog - September 24, 2019


Nuclear Fusion Could Rescue the Planet From Climate Catastrophe

Bloomberg Markets - September 28, 2019


A Boston startup developing a nuclear fusion reactor just got a roughly $50 million boost

TechCrunch - June 27, 2019


Quicktake: Nuclear Fusion

Bloomberg - June 20, 2019


Fusing the future—a power struggle

The Economist - June 5, 2019


The New Nuclear: How A $600 Million Fusion Energy Unicorn Plans To Beat Solar

Forbes - May 21, 2019


The Fusion Reactor Next Door

The New York Times - May 13, 2019


Fusion power is attracting private-sector interest

The Economist - May 2, 2019


Fusion power start-ups go small in effort to bring commercial reactors to life

NBC News - April 27, 2019


Bringing The Sun's Power To Earth

Forbes - February 26, 2019


Energy Leaders Need To Pay More Attention To Fusion In 2019

Forbes - January 14, 2019


Billionaires back fusion energy projects in pursuit of a ‘SpaceX moment’

Seattle Times - October 30, 2018


We Were Promised Fusion Energy

Motherboard – October 26, 2017


Inside the Quest for Fusion, Clean Energy’s Holy Grail

Time Magazine – November 2, 2015


Is Fusion Energy in Our Future?

Scientific American – March 1, 2017


Fusion: Sustainable Energy from Plasma Hotter Than the Sun Edges Closer 

Newsweek – June 22, 2017


Can Small Fusion Start-Ups Conquer the Problems That Killed the Giants?

Scientific American – November, 2016


Is alluring but elusive fusion energy possible in our lifetime?

PBS Newshour – January 18, 2017


Start-Ups Take On Challenge of Nuclear Fusion

New York Times – October 25, 2015


Go Inside TriAlpha, A Startup Pursuing the Ideal Power Source

MIT Technology Review – May 20, 2016


MIT Researchers’ (Relatively) Cheap Fusion

Bloomberg Businessweek – September 10, 2015


Could these mini reactors replicate the power of the Sun?

BBC Click – May 15, 2017


This Vancouver startup is chasing the dream of clean, limitless energy forever

Motherboard – May 5, 2017

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