Nuclear fusion is the reaction that powers the stars. As countries across the globe invest in R&D for nuclear fusion reactors, will it power a sustainable future on earth too?
In an article for ESG Investor, Doug Jayatilaka and Tom Oliver explore the role of IP in the research and development of nuclear fusion, which promises to be a safer and more sustainable alternative to nuclear fission.
They examine recent breakthroughs in the technology, the prospects for international co-operation on nuclear fusion, and how patents can help unlock private sector innovation. Available to read online here.