Reply to post: Future, meet past

Scientists skeptical of Lockheed Martin's truck-sized fusion reactor breakthrough boast

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Future, meet past

"These neutrons heat the reactor wall which, through conventional heat exchangers, can then be used to drive turbine generators."

So, to get this straight, we're still in the dark ages of producing energy using steam from glorified kettles to make big copper coils spin in a magnetic field.

Surely there must be a better way of efficiently inducing an electrical current?

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