Canadian report says oil development poses bigger risks to Arctic refuge’s caribou than US authorities admit

Canadian report says oil development poses bigger risks to Arctic refuge’s...

Trump administration officials pushing for oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge have understated the risks to caribou, scientists said in a report...
Russia’s Northern Sea Route sees record cargo volume in 2018

Russia’s Northern Sea Route sees record cargo volume in 2018

Russia’s Northern Sea Route saw another record-setting year in 2018 as 18 million tons of cargo traveled along the country’s Arctic coastline. This compares...
Alaska’s Arctic communities and universities are targeted for deep budget cuts

Alaska’s Arctic communities and universities are targeted for deep budget cuts

Arctic communities and Arctic research in Alaska would be hard hit by a draconian budget and related legislation introduced on Wednesday by the state’s...
The Trump administration says it’s sticking to plans for an Arctic refuge oil lease sale by year’s end

The Trump administration says it’s sticking to plans for an Arctic...

The Trump administration is on track to sell oil leases in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge this year, cracking open an area that for...
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...
Novatek signs construction contracts for Arctic LNG 2, as Yamal project hits milestone

Novatek signs construction contracts for Arctic LNG 2, as Yamal project...

Novatek, Russia's largest privately-owned natural gas producer, has signed several contracts for construction on its Arctic LNG 2 project, even as the company announces...
Trump to nominate ex-energy lobbyist Bernhardt to head Interior

Trump to nominate ex-energy lobbyist Bernhardt to head Interior

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said on Monday he would nominate David Bernhardt, a former energy lobbyist, to be secretary of the interior, the...
With US government shutdown over, a path is cleared for hearings on Arctic oil development

With US government shutdown over, a path is cleared for hearings...

Now that the federal government is back in full operation, the Department of the Interior has resumed its public schedule for collecting comments about...
An oil giant backs a high-tech rescue for collapsing Arctic ice cellars in Alaska

An oil giant backs a high-tech rescue for collapsing Arctic ice...

KAKTOVIK, Alaska — When Inupiaq hunters wrestle a 100-ton bowhead whale back to land from the high seas, the next challenge is where to...
Despite Yamal influx, Europe tops buyers for U.S. LNG with winter cargo influx

Despite Yamal influx, Europe tops buyers for U.S. LNG with winter...

LONDON — Energy companies are flooding Europe with U.S. natural gas, establishing a foothold in a market dominated by Russia and seen as a...