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Norway’s Supreme Court hears Arctic snow crab case affecting oil, minerals

Norway’s Supreme Court hears Arctic snow crab case affecting oil, minerals

OSLO — Norway's Supreme Court on Tuesday began hearing arguments on whether EU ships can fish for snow crab off the Arctic islands north...
In Nunavut, Starlink stands up to cold but service, speeds vary, users say

In Nunavut, Starlink stands up to cold but service, speeds vary,...

The satellite internet provider Starlink has survived the Arctic cold and has provided Nunavummiut with a wide range of internet speeds in the nearly...
A new University of Alaska report aims to help state leaders craft energy policies as the Arctic changes

A new University of Alaska report aims to help state leaders...

The University of Alaska has released a new report on Alaska energy issues, ranging from its history of fiscal challenges to the potential for...
LKAB discovers large rare earth metals deposit in northern Sweden

LKAB discovers large rare earth metals deposit in northern Sweden

The state-owned Swedish mining company LKAB says it has found a deposits containing more than one million tons of rare earth oxides near Kiruna...
Norway awards 47 oil and gas exploration permits

Norway awards 47 oil and gas exploration permits

SANDEFJORD, Norway — Norway has awarded 47 new offshore oil and gas exploration permits to 25 firms in its latest mature areas licensing round,...
Fiber optic cable survey in Canada’s High Arctic gets review board approval

Fiber optic cable survey in Canada’s High Arctic gets review board...

Preliminary work that could potentially lead to a fiber optic cable in the High Arctic does not require a review to proceed, the Nunavut...
Russia sends more Arctic oil to China and India after sanctions kick in

Russia sends more Arctic oil to China and India after sanctions...

SINGAPORE/NEW DELHI — Russia is sending more crude oil produced in the Arctic to China and India, and at steeper discounts, after Europe slammed...
Switzerland’s Vitol sells stake in giant Russian Arctic oil project

Switzerland’s Vitol sells stake in giant Russian Arctic oil project

LONDON — Global commodities trader Vitol has sold its interest in the giant Vostok Oil project in the Russian Arctic, led by the Kremlin-controlled...
AIDEA approves more spending as it seeks to open Arctic refuge for drilling

AIDEA approves more spending as it seeks to open Arctic refuge...

Alaska’s state-owned development bank is continuing its efforts to open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling. Directors...
Russian pipeline gas exports to Europe collapse to a post-Soviet low

Russian pipeline gas exports to Europe collapse to a post-Soviet low

MOSCOW — Russian gas exports to Europe via pipelines plummeted to a post-Soviet low in 2022 as its largest customer cut imports due to...
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