EEVblog 1498 – TransPod Fluxjet Hyperloop $550M Boondoggle!

The Transpod FluxJet is Hyperloop based on the “New physics” of “Veillance Flux”! And plasma arc power transfer! $550M to create a reduced pressure Fluxjet link from Calgary to Edmonton in Canada. It’ll only cost $18B, what a bargain! And Sydney to Brisbane? Err, yeah, ok, let’s look at that…

Youtube:

https://www.transpod.com/ http://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/fluxjet-transpod-canada-hyperloop/index.html
Feasibility study: https://www.transpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Public-Summary-Alberta-Feasibility-Study-June-2021.pdf
https://www.youtube.com/c/TransPod/videos
Demo video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lq_opNJXpGA
Full operation render: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhKhfFinL2E
Popular science article: https://www.popsci.com/technology/transpod-hyperloop-fluxjet/
Veillance Flux IEEE paper: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/6901060/figures#figures
Full IEEE paper: http://wearcam.org/VeillanceFlux_JanzenMann2014pub.pdf
Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1498-transpod-fluxjet-hyperloop-$550m-boondoggle/

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