With all due respect to Mizuno, BEC seem to have far more control over their reactors than Mizuno does his. They also seem to have a better understanding of how to reliably manufacture the key components.
Of course, but need to remember Mizuno did it with less that 1 percent of the USD 17,6 millions raised by BEC.
This is not a contest, however, and I praise BEC for having captured at least in part the interest of Team Google.
My comment about the COP was solely to highlight that the comment of Robert Godes was posted within the context of a Hot Fusion news item.
Here’s the article to which Godes was responding. He is obviously in a campaign to rise awareness and funding.