U.S. sanctions on COSCO hit LNG tankers in Russia’s Arctic

U.S. sanctions on COSCO hit LNG tankers in Russia’s Arctic

LONDON — U.S. sanctions on two units of Chinese shipper COSCO hit the liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker industry on Monday as U.S.-listed Teekay...
With its first Arctic policy, Scotland seeks to deepen northern ties

With its first Arctic policy, Scotland seeks to deepen northern ties

Citing close cultural and economic connections to the region, Scotland on Monday launched its first ever Arctic Policy framework.More than a quarter of Scotland’s...
A Chinese company will supply lithium to Northvolt’s northern Sweden plant

A Chinese company will supply lithium to Northvolt’s northern Sweden plant

BEIJING — China's Tianqi Lithium Corp, one of the world's biggest lithium producers, said on Tuesday that its Australian unit had signed a long-term...
Russian Arctic ports see big growth

Russian Arctic ports see big growth

Nearly all major ports along Russia’s Arctic coast are experiencing a significant increase in goods volumes, according to new figures released earlier this month.In...
Russia’s Rosneft seeks government backing for massive Arctic oil pipeline

Russia’s Rosneft seeks government backing for massive Arctic oil pipeline

Rosneft leader Igor Sechin says his company needs €36 billion in tax cuts for a planned oil pipeline to the Arctic Ocean. But Russia’s...
Russia’s first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives at its Arctic base

Russia’s first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives at its Arctic base

MOSCOW — Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near the isolated Russian town of Pevek, on the Chukchi Sea...
US regulators choose expansive plan for Arctic Refuge oil leasing, offering entire coast for auction

US regulators choose expansive plan for Arctic Refuge oil leasing, offering...

The U.S. Interior Department on Thursday officially announced its plan to offer up the entire coastal plain of of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge...
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...
Putin pushes idea of Russian gas supplies to China via Mongolia

Putin pushes idea of Russian gas supplies to China via Mongolia

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin told the head of state-controlled Gazprom to consider making Russian gas exports to China via Mongolia, the Kremlin...
Why Alaska’s Arctic is so important to a Papua New Guinea oil company

Why Alaska’s Arctic is so important to a Papua New Guinea...

MELBOURNE — With a giant gas project expansion in the tropical highlands of remote Papua New Guinea bogged down by politics, the country's biggest...