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...
Alaska governor heads to South Korea to pitch gas pipeline

Alaska governor heads to South Korea to pitch gas pipeline

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker is hopping on a flight Friday and heading back to South Korea – after just returning from a marketing trip there last...
Governor feuds with ExxonMobil as state moves to take over LNG project

Governor feuds with ExxonMobil as state moves to take over LNG...

An October letter from Gov. Bill Walker to an ExxonMobil executive suggests the governor deeply distrusts the company when it says it will continue to...
Regulations for Arctic refuge oil and gas leasing could be ready soon

Regulations for Arctic refuge oil and gas leasing could be ready...

Expect regulations soon that will guide upcoming oil and gas lease sales in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a Department of Interior official said on...
Arctic states have mixed record in addressing environmental challenges, WWF scorecard says

Arctic states have mixed record in addressing environmental challenges, WWF scorecard...

The world’s Arctic nations have made uneven progress in their responses to problems caused by rapid climate warming, an international organization said in a...
Ports without shore power will be losers in future cruise ship market

Ports without shore power will be losers in future cruise ship...

Stortinget, the Norwegian Parliament, has decided to instruct the government to work out a strategy on how to establish shore and charging power for...
U.S. House votes to prevent oil exploration in Arctic refuge

U.S. House votes to prevent oil exploration in Arctic refuge

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday voted to pass a bill that would remove oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from the 2017...
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...
Shell CEO says climate change is real, but energy demand growth is ‘unstoppable’

Shell CEO says climate change is real, but energy demand growth...

Ben van Beurden, the chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell, took time to speak to The Washington Post on May 17 during a visit...
A father of fracking seeks to emulate shale boom in Alaska’s Arctic

A father of fracking seeks to emulate shale boom in Alaska’s...

A pioneer of the U.S. shale revolution wants to take fracking to America's final frontier. Success could help revive Alaska's flagging oil fortunes.Paul Basinski,...