The International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility (IFMIF)/ Engineering Validation and Engineering Design Activities (EVEDA) is one of the Broader Approach (BA) projects financed by Europe and Japan to perform research and to develop equipment in support of fusion.
A report by NucAdvisor / Technopolis Group for the European Commission.
A workforce of 1 900 people is working round the clock to conclude the works of the biggest fusion experiment.
Jean Arthuis, Chairman of the Budget Committee of the European Parliament visited the ITER site on 1 February 2019. The French MEP, and former Minister of National Economy and Finance, was welcomed on the site by Bernard Bigot, ITER Director-General, Johannes Schwemmer, F4E Director, and Jan Panek, Head of the ITER unit at European Commission´s Directorate-General for Energy.
When there is a will there is a way. Scientists from CEA’s WEST (Tungsten Environment in Steady-State Tokamak) fusion experiment, Cadarache, France, “hosted” virtually in their control room several of the colleagues siting in the Remote Experimentation Centre (REC), Rokkasho, Japan.