What China’s involvement means for Alaska’s latest Arctic gas line plan

What China’s involvement means for Alaska’s latest Arctic gas line plan

A decade ago, after a giant Chinese oil company expressed interest in acquiring natural gas from Alaska, Sen. Ted Stevens had a simple answer...
As hopes for drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge rise, Native corporations argue over potential riches

As hopes for drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge rise, Native corporations...

With some Alaskans increasingly hopeful the new Congress will open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to drilling after decades of failed attempts, some Alaska Native...
Cryptocurrency miners seek cheap energy in Norway and Sweden

Cryptocurrency miners seek cheap energy in Norway and Sweden

FRANKFURT/MILAN — Cryptocurrency miners are moving in to Norway and Sweden to take advantage of cheap hydro-electric energy and low temperatures to power and...
Rosneft seals deal over oil terminal in Murmansk

Rosneft seals deal over oil terminal in Murmansk

Sources in the Murmansk regional government tell Portnews that Rosneft has completed a deal to acquire 75 percent of the Lavna oil terminal in Murmansk. The...
ConocoPhillips announces Alaska discovery with daily production potential of 100,000 barrels

ConocoPhillips announces Alaska discovery with daily production potential of 100,000 barrels

ConocoPhillips on Friday heralded a promising new oil discovery on its leases in the nation’s petroleum reserve in Alaska that could produce up to...
How a shipping safety violation is escalating an internal conflict over Russia’s Northern Sea Route

How a shipping safety violation is escalating an internal conflict over...

A serious violation of Arctic shipping safety rules by Yamal LNG carrier Boris Vilkitsky last month has escalated a growing conflict about the regulation of and...
Novatek opens third Yamal LNG production line, begins ship-to-ship transfers in Norwegian waters

Novatek opens third Yamal LNG production line, begins ship-to-ship transfers in...

Russia’s largest privately-owned natural gas company Novatek announced this week the opening of the third production line at its liquefied natural gas facility on...
Why Saudi Arabia is looking to enter the Arctic with an investment in Russian LNG

Why Saudi Arabia is looking to enter the Arctic with an...

Ongoing discussions between Novatek, Russia’s largest privately-owned natural gas company, and Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil company, for cooperation on the new Arctic...
Offshore drilling a focus as US lawmakers grill Trump’s Interior pick

Offshore drilling a focus as US lawmakers grill Trump’s Interior pick

President Donald Trump's pick to run the U.S. Department of Interior, a former energy lobbyist, faced tough questions during his Senate confirmation hearing on...
Rosneft: Norwegian shelf is ‘very prospective’

Rosneft: Norwegian shelf is ‘very prospective’

The 2016 annual report of Russian oil company Rosneft, published this week, outlines the Norwegian shelf as one of six foreign regions of special...