News in Review ​Tomorrow’s Energy: The Race for Fusion Power

News in Review ​Tomorrow’s Energy: The Race for Fusion Power

The production of electricity remains an expensive and often dirty industry. Just think of fossil fuels or nuclear reactors. But nuclear fusion may hold the key to the world’s energy problems.  It’s clean and sustainable. The only thing is, nobody’s been able to create it yet. So, the race is on. Frédéric Zalac of CBC/Radio-Canada's Découverte looks at companies in California and British Columbia that are trying to develop technology to create nuclear fusion. And he visits France, where the largest nuclear fusion project is being built.

  • 2018
  • 00:21:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/22/2018
Curio.ca users can access content from outside their institution. You must find your access code and then create an account.

Teacher Guide(s)

  • NIR-18-02 - ​​Tomorrow’s Energy: The Race for Fusion Power

    NIR-18-02 - ​​Tomorrow’s Energy: The Race for Fusion Power

Can be found in

The new version of Curio is available!

Access this page through the new version and discover a whole new experience.

Try the new version