Articles tagged "wendelstein 7-x"

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The results of Wendelstein 7-X will expose the myth of thermonuclear fusion power

After so many technical difficulties that took almost two decades and 1.1 million construction hours to overcome, Germany’s new Wendelstein 7-X (W7-X) was officially completed on December 10, 2015. The of W7-X, housed at the Greifswald branch of the Max...

December 15, 2015

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Germany one step closer to clean energy: Wendelstein 7-X fusion device now in operation

The biggest step so far toward the world's goal of providing clean, virtually limitless energy resources has been made, as the scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) in Greifswald, Germany produced the first helium plasma. The plasma was...

December 11, 2015