World’s largest plant capturing carbon from air starts in Iceland

World’s largest plant capturing carbon from air starts in Iceland

COPENHAGEN — The world's largest plant that sucks carbon dioxide directly from the air and deposits it underground was due to start operating on...
A giant module for Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project sails the Northern Sea Route

A giant module for Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project sails the...

A giant module built for the first train in Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 plant is sailing north. The module was built at Wison Offshore and...
Nornickel begins land reclamation of soil contaminated by oil leak

Nornickel begins land reclamation of soil contaminated by oil leak

A project to reclaim contaminated soil from the May 2020 fuel oil spill in Norilsk is now underway and expected to be completed within...
Arctic Refuge oil program, in legal limbo, targeted for repeal in budget bill

Arctic Refuge oil program, in legal limbo, targeted for repeal in...

The Republican-led Congressional act that in 2017 opened up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil leasing would be reversed by a new budget...
Extinction Rebellion protestors occupy Norway’s oil ministry as part of 10-day protest

Extinction Rebellion protestors occupy Norway’s oil ministry as part of 10-day...

OSLO — Some 150 Extinction Rebellion activists blocked access to the Norwegian energy ministry in Oslo on Monday as part of an ongoing 10-day...
A green ammonium production plant could come to Norway’s Finnmark

A green ammonium production plant could come to Norway’s Finnmark

The Nordic energy corporations ST1 Nordic and Horisont Energy have signed a memorandum of understanding to co-develop a green ammonia project in the Northern...
A US federal judge throws out the approval of a major new oil project in Alaska’s Arctic

A US federal judge throws out the approval of a major...

A federal judge on Wednesday reversed the U.S. government's approval of ConocoPhillips' planned $6 billion Willow oil development in Alaska's Arctic, citing problems with...
The Norwegian Oil Fund’s new eco standards could add pressure to Arctic extractors

The Norwegian Oil Fund’s new eco standards could add pressure to...

The Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, also called the Oil Fund, is stepping up its attention to the environment. A new expectation document on biodiversity...
Sweden’s HYBRIT delivers world’s first fossil-free steel

Sweden’s HYBRIT delivers world’s first fossil-free steel

STOCKHOLM — Swedish green steel venture HYBRIT said on Wednesday that it had made the world's first customer delivery of steel produced without using...
Alaska’s Yukon Flats region is seeing major climate-driven changes — and new oil exploration

Alaska’s Yukon Flats region is seeing major climate-driven changes — and...

Temperatures are rising, lakes are shrinking, large wildfires have become more frequent and some animals species are moving in from the south. Those climate change...