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New appointments announced for STEP prototype fusion energy powerplant

The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) has made four key appointments to support the delivery of a prototype fusion energy powerplant being built at West Burton, Nottinghamshire. The ambitious Spherical Tokamak for Energy Production (STEP) programme aims to generate…

UKIFS Chair and Interim UKAEA Chair Appointed 

Professor David Gann CBE The Minister for fusion energy, Andrew Bowie MP, has appointed Professor David Gann CBE as the inaugural Chair of UK Industrial Fusion Solutions (UKIFS). UKIFS is the delivery body for STEP – a prototype fusion energy…

World’s fusion energy community gathers in Oxford

Record-breaking attendance for IEEE Symposium on Fusion Engineering (SOFE) hosted in UK for the first time Scientists and engineers from 26 countries meet to develop fusion energy as part of the world’s future power supply The UK and Oxford will…

UKAEA partners with EqualEngineers to mentor students from minority backgrounds

Three-year partnership will see United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) provide free mentoring to 75 university students from underrepresented backgrounds Applications now open to join ‘Pathways Programme’ Leading engineers from UKAEA’s robotics division will embark on a three-year mentoring programme…

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