Analysis-Russia’s Rosneft bets on giant Vostok to reshape Europe’s oil market

Analysis-Russia’s Rosneft bets on giant Vostok to reshape Europe’s oil market

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has placed its bets on its biggest oil project since the fall of the Soviet Union to push aside rival...
Norway’s Aker BP in $14 billion deal to buy Lundin Energy’s oil and gas

Norway’s Aker BP in $14 billion deal to buy Lundin Energy’s...

OSLO — Norway's Aker BP will buy the oil and gas business of Sweden's Lundin Energy, forming the second-largest listed petroleum firm on the...
Bolstered by the battery boom, a mining company eyes 9 new open pits in Kola Peninsula

Bolstered by the battery boom, a mining company eyes 9 new...

After more than a decade of planning, the U.K.-based Eurasian Mining Plc now looks set to kick off a major development of its Monchetundra...
Batteries included? Northvolt goes all out to meet 2021 launch goal

Batteries included? Northvolt goes all out to meet 2021 launch goal

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Northvolt Chief Executive Peter Carlsson wants to take on his old boss Elon Musk with the greenest electric vehicle batteries in...
Norway grants $111 million to clean hydrogen, ammonia projects

Norway grants $111 million to clean hydrogen, ammonia projects

OSLO — Norway on Friday granted 1 billion Norwegian crowns ($111 million) in support for three projects to produce emissions-free hydrogen and ammonia, including...
A new pulp plant in northern Finland will be fossil fuel free

A new pulp plant in northern Finland will be fossil fuel...

A massive new pulp plant in Northern Finland will produce more electricity than it consumes and operate without fossil fuel, the company constructing it...
Volkswagen invests in a north Sweden wind farm

Volkswagen invests in a north Sweden wind farm

The German automaker Volkswagen will invest €40 million in solar and wind power across Europe by 2025, including in the wind park operator WPD...
Winter oil work continues on Alaska’s North Slope, despite uncertainty about major projects

Winter oil work continues on Alaska’s North Slope, despite uncertainty about...

With major oil projects stalled by legal problems, oil companies operating on Alaska’s North Slope are pursuing plans for alternative developments this winter. ConocoPhillips, the...
A propylene glycol spill could make Iqaluit government buildings more expensive to heat this winter

A propylene glycol spill could make Iqaluit government buildings more expensive...

Iqaluit’s hospital, aquatic center, courthouse and college will be more expensive to heat this winter, after a construction accident last week took the district...
IMO adopts new measures to reduce black carbon in Arctic shipping

IMO adopts new measures to reduce black carbon in Arctic shipping

The International Maritime Organization last last month adopted a non-binding resolution to reduce black carbon emissions in the Arctic. The efforts are aimed at curtailing...