Apparently stable for now, Alaska’s biggest caribou faces a tough future of industrial development and climate warming

Apparently stable for now, Alaska’s biggest caribou faces a tough future...

Alaska’s largest caribou herd is showing signs of strength, but there is trouble on the horizon.The Western Arctic Caribou Herd, which roams northwestern Alaska,...
Norway picks wind power skeptic as oil minister amid Arctic drilling debate

Norway picks wind power skeptic as oil minister amid Arctic drilling...

OSLO — Norway made an outspoken right-wing lawmaker who once called wind turbines "white monsters" its oil and energy minister on Wednesday, as the...
The latest plan to ship Russian Arctic gas to market? A nuclear-powered submarine tanker

The latest plan to ship Russian Arctic gas to market? A...

Shipping Arctic natural gas to market underneath the sea ice north of Siberia in a nuclear-powered submarine tanker might prove cheaper than crushing through...
Citing climate change, Goldman Sachs rules out new Arctic oil financing

Citing climate change, Goldman Sachs rules out new Arctic oil financing

After previously declaring there was no economic rationale for Arctic oil and gas drilling, Goldman Sachs now says it will go a step further...
Local skepticism meets government optimism at a major Arctic event in Russia

Local skepticism meets government optimism at a major Arctic event in...

A large Russian conference on Arctic development kicked off on Thursday in Saint Petersburg with optimistic government presentations — but also a burst of...
Yukon’s new climate-action strategy calls for electric cars, energy-efficient mines and wildfire preparation

Yukon’s new climate-action strategy calls for electric cars, energy-efficient mines and...

A new roadmap for climate and energy policy in Canada’s Yukon Territory calls for a 30 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions over the...
A new Trump directive calls for more Arctic Ocean mapping to spur resource development

A new Trump directive calls for more Arctic Ocean mapping to...

A new presidential memorandum calls for better mapping of Arctic and sub-Arctic waters off Alaska to aid mineral extraction and other commercial activities in...
A Gazprom underwater pipeline has unexpectedly surfaced in a remote Arctic bay

A Gazprom underwater pipeline has unexpectedly surfaced in a remote Arctic...

A natural gas pipeline operated by Gazprom, one of the four pipelines that connect the Yamal Peninsula with the Nenets coast, has surfaced in...
With a new environmental review, the Trump administration moves closer to opening more Arctic Alaska land to oil development

With a new environmental review, the Trump administration moves closer to...

The Trump administration’s overhaul of the management plan for a vast area in Arctic Alaska could open up much more territory to oil development,...
Nornickel will boost Taimyr mining to support the world’s shift to electric mobility

Nornickel will boost Taimyr mining to support the world’s shift to...

Russian mining giant Nornickel has set a goal of extracting 30 million tonnes of ore per year from its Arctic operations in Taimyr, as part...