General Fusion

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General Fusion is developing the fastest, most practical, and lowest cost path to commercial fusion energy. The company was established in 2002 and is supported by a global syndicate of leading energy venture capital funds, industry leaders, and technology pioneers.
TypePrivate
Founded2002
HQBurnaby, CA
Websitegeneralfusion.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)160(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at General Fusion

Fred Buckman

Fred Buckman

Director
Christofer M. Mowry

Christofer M. Mowry

CEO, Director
Michel Laberge

Michel Laberge

Founder, Chief Scientist
Greg Twinney

Greg Twinney

CFO
Klaas de Boer

Klaas de Boer

Director
Mike Donaldson

Mike Donaldson

Vice President, Fusion Island Engineering
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General Fusion Office Locations

General Fusion has an office in Burnaby
Burnaby, CA (HQ)
3680 Bonneville Pl
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General Fusion Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2002

General Fusion total Funding

$169.6 m

General Fusion latest funding size

$65 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

General Fusion investors

General Fusion's latest funding round in December 2019 was reported to be $65 m. In total, General Fusion has raised $169.6 m
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General Fusion Cybersecurity Score

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97/100

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General Fusion Online and Social Media Presence

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General Fusion News and Updates

General Fusion picked for fusion power plant projects with US Department of Energy

General Fusion awarded funding from DoE to work with American national labs. The post General Fusion picked for fusion power plant projects with US Department of Energy first appeared on BetaKit.

General Fusion Names Greg Twinney as Chief Executive Officer

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Fusion announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Greg Twinney to the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Greg succeeds Christofer Mowry, who has resigned after serving as General Fusion’s Chi…

General Fusion building a global market for fusion energy with industry leaders

World’s leading energy and industrial companies advising General Fusion on the development of practical commercial fusion power

Bruce Power, General Fusion, and Nuclear Innovation Institute sign agreement to advance a net-zero future

Partnership will progress fusion energy in Clean Energy Frontier region of Bruce, Grey and Huron Partnership will progress fusion energy in Clean Energy Frontier region of Bruce, Grey and Huron

General Fusion achieves critical technology milestone for practical fusion power

Successful performance of plasma compression prototype confirms path to commercialization Successful performance of plasma compression prototype confirms path to commercialization

General Fusion powers up with $166 million CAD round for its energy technology

In its quest to develop commercial fusion power, General Fusion just reached another milestone with what it is describing as an oversubscribed $166 million... The post General Fusion powers up with $166 million CAD round for its energy technology first appeared on BetaKit.
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General Fusion Blogs

Fusion: A matter of scale

Under the Biden Administration, the White House established the goal of reaching 100% carbon-free electricity across the United States by 2035. In the process, the Administration set an ambitious and definitive waypoint on the course to reaching an economy-wide net-zero climate change goal by no lat…

B.C. fusion energy developer of no-carbon emission, no-meltdown reactors raises US$130-million to build pivotal test plant

The Globe and Mail covers General Fusion’s announcement on closing an oversubscribed $130 million transitional financing round. The post B.C. fusion energy developer of no-carbon emission, no-meltdown reactors raises US$130-million to build pivotal test plant appeared first on General Fusion.

Fusion energy is the vaccine of climate change: General Fusion CEO on path towards commercializing clean energy

Watch CEO Chris Mowry on BNN Bloomberg discussing our practical and economical approach to commercializing clean fusion energy. The post Fusion energy is the vaccine of climate change: General Fusion CEO on path towards commercializing clean energy appeared first on General Fusion.

Deep Dive: Fusion Energy to Decarbonize the Maritime Industry

The International Shipping Industry carries about 90% of the global trade in goods, with more than 53,000 merchant ships currently operating in the oceans. The industry is a significant contributor to the world’s total greenhouse gas emissions. Ships emit 3% of all greenhouse gases, but some scienti…

Sustainability: Viewing fusion through a wider lens

By Christofer Mowry, Chief Executive Officer at General Fusion. Two weeks of concentrated attention on climate change, which COP26 brought the world in November, has reinforced the conviction that strong public-private partnerships are essential to achieving a sustainable low carbon future. Leaders …

Why the race to harness the power of the sun just sped up

Financial Times energy reporter Tom Wilson speaks with CEO Christofer Mowry for a feature story on the fusion industry. The post Why the race to harness the power of the sun just sped up appeared first on General Fusion.
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General Fusion Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Fusion founded?

    General Fusion was founded in 2002.

  • Who are General Fusion key executives?

    General Fusion's key executives are Fred Buckman, Christofer M. Mowry and Michel Laberge.

  • How many employees does General Fusion have?

    General Fusion has 160 employees.

  • Who are General Fusion competitors?

    Competitors of General Fusion include Commonwealth Fusion Systems, Nawah and ERGOSUP.

  • Where is General Fusion headquarters?

    General Fusion headquarters is located at 3680 Bonneville Pl, Burnaby.

  • Where are General Fusion offices?

    General Fusion has an office in Burnaby.

  • How many offices does General Fusion have?

    General Fusion has 1 office.