Clash of the titans: Rosneft takes on Gazprom in gas markets

Clash of the titans: Rosneft takes on Gazprom in gas markets

LONDON — Russian energy major Rosneft is increasingly challenging domestic rival Gazprom in international gas markets, from West Africa to Turkey and even Europe,...
Aker BP’s first Norwegian Arctic well in 4 years yields no oil

Aker BP’s first Norwegian Arctic well in 4 years yields no...

It was Aker BP’s first well in the region in four years, and it was made only 25 kilometers (about 16 miles) from the...
Gazprom orders LNG locomotives for Arctic railway

Gazprom orders LNG locomotives for Arctic railway

Russian gas company Gazprom has ordered 24 LNG locomotives to use on its railway line in the Yamal Peninsula, the company said.Sinara Transport Machines,...
RBS to stop financing Arctic oil development, along with new coal plants and oil sands projects

RBS to stop financing Arctic oil development, along with new coal...

LONDON — Britain's Royal Bank of Scotland said on Tuesday it had tightened restrictions on project finance and general lending for high-carbon energy projects...
France’s Total has acquired a stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project

France’s Total has acquired a stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2...

French energy company Total has secured a 10 percent direct stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project, further expanding the two companies’ cooperation in...
A proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project holds an unusual place in US-China trade relations

A proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project holds an unusual place in...

The Trump administration would love nothing better than to claim an Alaska gas pipeline project as a major victory in its on-again, off-again trade...
With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to the future

With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to...

Russia’s development of Arctic natural resources and shipping on the Northern Sea Route  is bound to reach new milestones in 2018 as the natural...
Novatek set to build its own Arctic LNG fleet

Novatek set to build its own Arctic LNG fleet

Russian natural gas company Novatek has decided to establish the Sea Arctic Transport, a subsidiary managing shipping operations in Arctic waters.According to CEO Leonid Mikhelson, in...
Russia’s first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives in Arctic

Russia’s first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives in Arctic

MOSCOW — Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant arrived in the Arctic port of Murmansk over the weekend in preparation for its maiden mission, providing...
Busting the 2,000-acre myth about drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Busting the 2,000-acre myth about drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

The recent Republican tax bill, signed into law by President Trump, calls for two oil and gas lease sales in the Arctic National Wildlife...