A sweeping US Senate bill aims to address key Arctic issues

A sweeping US Senate bill aims to address key Arctic issues

A broad bill covering national security, shipping, research, and trade in the Arctic that sharply rebukes Russia’s dominance on some issues was introduced in...
Wind turbine research to begin in Baker Lake

Wind turbine research to begin in Baker Lake

Wind turbine research is expected to start this fall in Baker Lake, and could lead to the alternative form of energy generation being used...
Russia’s Rosneft starts construction of huge new Arctic oil terminal

Russia’s Rosneft starts construction of huge new Arctic oil terminal

MOSCOW — Russian energy giant Rosneft said on Tuesday it has started construction of an Arctic oil terminal at the Bukhta Sever port, part...
Manchin narrows Biden’s climate options

Manchin narrows Biden’s climate options

WASHINGTON — Senator Joe Manchin's decision to halt support for President Joe Biden's climate legislation after more than a year of negotiations has left...
Two aging oil tankers are breaking their way through Arctic sea ice

Two aging oil tankers are breaking their way through Arctic sea...

The oil tanker Svaytoy Petr set out for Arctic waters from the far eastern Russian port of Petropavlovsk on June 23. About 14 days...
Biden administration considers a range of options for ConocoPhillips’ Willow drilling project

Biden administration considers a range of options for ConocoPhillips’ Willow drilling...

The Biden administration on Friday unveiled an environmental analysis for ConocoPhillips' planned $6 billion Willow oil and gas project in Alaska's Arctic and outlined...
Rosneft announces a big oil discovery in the Pechora Sea

Rosneft announces a big oil discovery in the Pechora Sea

The Russian state-run oil company Rosneft has announced the discovery of an oil prospect estimated to contain 82 million tons of oil in the...
Alaska’s Arctic is left out of Biden administration’s latest offshore drilling plan

Alaska’s Arctic is left out of Biden administration’s latest offshore drilling...

President Joe Biden's administration on Friday unveiled a five-year proposal for U.S. offshore oil and gas development in areas of existing production, and said...
Biden administration’s offshore drilling plan is delayed

Biden administration’s offshore drilling plan is delayed

The Biden administration on Thursday delayed the rollout of a proposed five-year offshore oil and gas development plan that had been promised by the...
Biden administration drilling plan may exclude all waters beyond Gulf of Mexico

Biden administration drilling plan may exclude all waters beyond Gulf of...

The U.S. Interior Department has recommended to the White House that all federal offshore oil and gas drilling auctions over the next five years...