picture of Osamu Motojima on bicycle power plantThe opening of Fusion Expo in Aix-en-Provence in November 2012, gave the ITER Director-General Osamu Motojima an opportunity to have a personal go at power production. Pedalling on the bicycle power plant, he and many other visitors visibly demonstrated how hard it is to generate enough power to cover the consumption of an average first-world citizen.

picture of pupils on bicycle power plant
Hosted by the ITER Organization, Fusion Expo was on display in Aix-en-Provence, just 30 kilometres away from the ITER site, from November 12–28. In total, it welcomed around 1500 visitors, among them several school classes and many local journalists. ITER also took the opportunity to invite the interested public for round table discussions, which were well attended.

Where is Fusion Expo?

logo Fusion ExpoSee you in 2013 in the following countries:
Latvia, Spain, UK, Estonia, Sweden, Germany, Portugal

Stay tuned for the exact dates at: https://www.euro-fusion.org/wpcms/fusion-expo

A travelling exhibition financed by EFDA.

Tomaz Skobe
tomaz.skobe AT ijs DOT si