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30 years of JET – Paving the way for ITER’s take-off

Happy 30th anniversary JET!

Journey to the centre of the torus

A team of explorers has been sent to the heart of JET…

At 25 Tore Supra is looking WESTward

The WEST project to refurbish Tore Supra will see the installation of a tungsten lining and a divertor added

The biggest fuel tank

On World Oceans Day we should celebrate not only the rich biodiversity of the seas, but also their potential as a source of fuel

Shaping the Future of Fusion

Varying the shape of the plasma in a tokamak can have a big impact on the tokamak’s performance.

Slovenian crowds get to the heart of ITER and JET

Ljubljana, Slovenia: A public lecture about fusion, including a live feed from JET and ITER, has lecture theatres overflowing.

Pump down begins

Maintenance completed, pump down has commenced on a “cleaner than expected” JET torus.

European collaboration lays foundations for Japanese tokamak

The bolt-tightening ceremony at Japan’s JT-60 SA tokamak marks the success of a Europe-Japan agreement

EFDA trainees kick goals

An injection of new talent into tokamak operations around Europe comes about thanks to EFDA’s goal-oriented training.

Amazing footage for BBC

A BBC film crew took over the JET experiment for a day, so they could film from some unusual vantage points.

This work has been carried out within the framework of the EUROfusion Consortium and has received funding from the Euratom research and training programme 2014-2018 under grant agreement No 633053. The views and opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of the European Commission.

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