An Indispensable Truth: How Fusion Power Can Save the Planet by Francis Chen

By Francis Chen

fresh books have raised the general public cognizance in regards to the hazards of world warming and weather switch. This booklet is meant to express the message that there's a answer. the answer is the speedy improvement of hydrogen fusion power. This power resource is inexhaustible and, even though reaching fusion strength is tough, the development made long ago 20 years has been impressive. The physics concerns are actually understood good adequate that critical engineering can begin.The e-book starts off with a precis of weather swap and effort assets, attempting to supply a concise, transparent, neutral photograph of the evidence, become independent from conjecture and sensationalism. managed fusion -- the tough difficulties and inventive options -- is then defined utilizing many new concepts.The base line -- what has but to be performed, how lengthy it's going to take, and what kind of it's going to fee -- could shock you.

Francis F. Chen's occupation in plasma has prolonged over 5 a long time. His textbook Introduction to Plasma Physics has been used world wide continually for the reason that 1974. he's the one physicist who has released considerably in either test and idea and on either magnetic fusion and laser fusion. As an outdoorsman and runner, he's deeply interested in the surroundings. at present he enjoys chicken images and is a member of the Audubon Society.

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