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David Kingham comments on news of Britain leaving Euratom

David Kingham was asked to comment on the news of Britain leaving Euratom as part of the Brexit triggering of Article 50. He was quoted in the World Nuclear News article “UK nuclear industry faces prospect of Euratom exit” alongside Tom Greatrex, Chief Executive of the Nuclear Industry Association, Ian Chapman, CEO of the UK Atomic Energy …

Tokamak Energy comment on MIT fusion pressure record

A team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) recently created the highest plasma pressure ever recorded using its Alcator C-Mod tokamak. Tokamak Energy were consulted about this achievement by The Guardian and Professional Engineer. In the article by the Guardian, Tokamak Energy is mentioned as a UK startup company pursuing fusion. David …

Tokamak Energy feature in French Futuremag documentary

In June, French journalist David Paturel visited Milton Park to interview David Kingham for a Futuremag documentary. The film, which is broadcast in French, is about fusion energy in general, particularly the ITER project. Tokamak Energy are pleased to be featured towards the end as one of the newer, novel approaches. The film was aired on 1st October …

Tokamak Energy featured in BBC radio programme “Elements”

“Could we finally be about to crack this source of potentially unlimited clean energy – thanks in part to a plethora of private sector tech start-ups? Laurence Knight travels to one such company, Tokamak Energy…” Listen to the programme Elements: Hydrogen – Fusion by the BBC World Service.

Tokamak Energy featured on Channel 4 News

Channel 4 news visited Tokamak Energy to hear about our plans for faster fusion. Reporter Tom Clarke spoke to Melanie Windridge about developments in fusion energy and the 100 million degree challenge. Melanie described how new advances like high temperature superconductors could enable small-scale fusion reactors. Tom also discussed the attractiveness …