With fusion on the rise we are going to have a lot of helium but what gases are limited in helium burning?
Context: my science teacher did not know the answer and I got curious
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I suspect you have some confusion about the process.
Nuclear fusion does not involve any burning in the usual sense, involving a combustible and a comburent interacting with each other to release energy by basically rearranging the electrons around them.
Nuclear fusion involves more atoms rearranging their nuclei to release enery. In the case of Helium, four hydrogen atoms merge their nuclei (1 proton each) to produce a single helium atom (2 protons and 2 neutrons).
Therefore you need hydrogen to fuse it into helium and produce energy.