TITLE

The winner is…

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New Scientist;7/2/2005, Vol. 187 Issue 2506, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that after two ears of acrimonious arguments, the debate about where to build the world's largest nuclear fusion reactor has been settled. Dispute has been raging since 2003 over whether to build the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) at Rokkashomura in Japan or at Cadarache in France. Japan was given several incentives to concede to France. Over $500 million worth of contracts for constructing ITER could go to Japanese companies and Japan could provide 20 per cent of the 200 researchers in return for meeting just 10 per cent of the total cost.
ACCESSION #
17618285

 

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