Alaska senators blast banks for ‘discrimination’ as they halt Arctic oil and gas investments

Alaska senators blast banks for ‘discrimination’ as they halt Arctic oil...

Alaska's U.S. senators are pushing back against banks that have vowed to stop financing new Arctic oil projects, calling such moves discriminatory — and...
Greenpeace activists target Norwegian Arctic drilling rig

Greenpeace activists target Norwegian Arctic drilling rig

Four representatives of Greenpeace jumped onboard the oil rig West Hercules on Monday as it was moored on the waterfront in Hammerfest, in Northern...
New information about Alaska’s Arctic mystery well might not have a big impact in the ANWR drilling debate

New information about Alaska’s Arctic mystery well might not have a...

For decades, there has been no shortage of speculation and just a few scraps of public information about the only oil well ever drilled...
The first battery-powered cruise ship sails for the Arctic

The first battery-powered cruise ship sails for the Arctic

The world's first cruise ship propelled partially by battery power is set to head out from northern Norway on its maiden voyage, cruise operator...
After a massive Arctic fuel leak, Putin signs a law requiring firms to be ready for oil spills

After a massive Arctic fuel leak, Putin signs a law requiring...

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed legislation requiring companies involved in oil production or handling other hydrocarbons to have adequate resources for...
The world’s first fossil-free steelmaking starts in northern Sweden

The world’s first fossil-free steelmaking starts in northern Sweden

The opening of unique pilot plant in Northern Sweden is a first step in decarbonizing the steel industry, which today counts for 7 percent...
New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic development

New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic...

Russia continues to pursue its security and economic interests above the Arctic Circle and new satellite imagery collected by High North News shows the...
Nunavut regulators to focus on oil and gas development next week in Iqaluit

Nunavut regulators to focus on oil and gas development next week...

The future of oil and gas activity in Davis Strait and Baffin Bay is the focus of a big meeting planned for next week...
Alaska’s new governor has dismissed the state’s climate team and scrapped its climate policy and plan

Alaska’s new governor has dismissed the state’s climate team and scrapped...

The state of Alaska no longer has an official strategy for addressing climate change. With an administrative order issued on Feb. 21, Gov. Mike Dunleavy...
Russia approves €1 billion LNG transshipment terminal on Kola coast

Russia approves €1 billion LNG transshipment terminal on Kola coast

The Russian federal government intends to spend 70 billion rubles (€965 million) on the construction of a new major Arctic terminal for storage and...