– General Fusion is a world leader in commercial fusion energy, and is focused on developing the world’s first commercially viable fusion power plant.
– Based in the Vancouver area, General Fusion was founded in 2002 and employs more than 50 scientists and engineers plus support staff. The company is backed by over $100 million in funding from leading energy venture capital funds, industry leaders, and technology pioneers including Bezos Expeditions, Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital, and Khazanah Nasional Berhad (the Malaysian Sovereign Wealth Fund).
– Fusion is a clean, safe, abundant and on-demand form of energy. It emits no greenhouse gases, produces no long-lived waste, and a meltdown is impossible. Energy can be produced where and when it is needed, and with fuel derived from sea water and lithium there is millions of years’ worth available.
– Globally, there is unprecedented activity in fusion development, with projects underway in more than three dozen countries. Countries and companies worldwide have realized the potential of fusion and are investing in the future of limitless, clean energy.
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More than 50 of the world’s foremost scientists meet in Canada for the first time VANCOUVER, CANADA – An annual gathering focusing on cutting-edge fusion energy research is being held outside the U.S.