Monsieur Le Fusion Goes Back to the Future

France to Be Site of World’s First Nuclear Fusion Reactor

By CRAIG S. SMITH
Published: June 28, 2005
http://www.nytimes.com/

PARIS, June 28 – France won an international competition today to be the site of the world’s first nuclear fusion reactor, an estimated $12 billion project that many scientists see as essential to solving the world’s future energy needs.