Combine diesel, renewable energy for big savings, Nunavut study says

Combine diesel, renewable energy for big savings, Nunavut study says

Cleaner, greener energy could mean millions of dollars in savings for Nunavut communities and more self-reliance from the South, according to a new study...
Russian Deputy Premier steps up support for Novatek’s Arctic LNG shipments

Russian Deputy Premier steps up support for Novatek’s Arctic LNG shipments

Natural gas company Novatek is calling for amendments in current Russian legislation in order to pave the way for shipments of liquified natural gas...
Eni spuds first oil exploration well in US federal Arctic waters since 2015

Eni spuds first oil exploration well in US federal Arctic waters...

The first well since 2015 targeting federal territory in the Arctic Ocean was spudded on Monday evening, regulators report.Eni U.S. Operating Co., a unit of Italy’s Eni...
Norwegian ships accompany Chinese rig to Russian Arctic drill site

Norwegian ships accompany Chinese rig to Russian Arctic drill site

A fleet of supply ships, including some from Norway, surround the Chinese drill rig Nan Hai Ba Hao as it prepares to spud a...
Government scientists just dramatically increased their estimates for how much oil Alaska’s North Slope might hold

Government scientists just dramatically increased their estimates for how much oil...

The National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska and nearby state- and Alaska Native-owned lands on the western part of Alaska’s North Slope hold much more...
Sweden’s Lundin discovers new Barents oil and gas

Sweden’s Lundin discovers new Barents oil and gas

Lundin Petroleum announced on Tuesday that it had found additional oil and gas reserves in Norway's Arctic waters.The Swedish oil company said the Neiden prospect in...
Novatek head touts job-boosting potential of LNG projects in Russia’s Arctic

Novatek head touts job-boosting potential of LNG projects in Russia’s Arctic

In a meeting with the Russian Premier Dmitry Medvedev last week, leader of Novatek Leonid Mikhelson underlined that the development of the grand Yamal...
‘Surprising’ oil-lease sale on Alaska’s North Slope and coastal Arctic waters draws big bids

‘Surprising’ oil-lease sale on Alaska’s North Slope and coastal Arctic waters...

In the wake of two big oil discoveries in Alaska in the past year, exploration companies brushed aside concerns of low oil prices on...
Exxon Mobil agrees to sell natural gas to proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project

Exxon Mobil agrees to sell natural gas to proposed Alaska Arctic...

A second major oil producer on Alaska's North Slope has officially joined the state team pushing for a new pipeline project to carry large...
A new Russian state commission undertakes Putin’s big Arctic plans

A new Russian state commission undertakes Putin’s big Arctic plans

Russia’s new state Commission for the Arctic will have work to support President Vladimir Putin’s new top priorities in the region, including efforts to...