The future is unclear for Norway wind turbines ruled a threat to Sámi reindeer herder’s rights

The future is unclear for Norway wind turbines ruled a threat...

OSLO — Norway faces hard choices over the future of two major wind farms stripped of their licenses for jeopardizing the way of life...
Biden-backed infrastructure bill would repeal oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Biden-backed infrastructure bill would repeal oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

The $1.75 trillion “Build Back Better” infrastructure bill promoted by President Biden would revoke the program that opened the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to...
Sweden’s Lundin Energy invests in new Barents oil project

Sweden’s Lundin Energy invests in new Barents oil project

The Swedish oil company Lundin and its Norwegian subsidiary Lundin Energy Norway is increasing its ownership in the Wisting project in Norway's Barents Sea...
Nordic airline Widerøe launches unit for emissions-free flying

Nordic airline Widerøe launches unit for emissions-free flying

OSLO — Widerøe, the Nordics' largest regional airline, is setting up a subsidiary to help it develop an emissions-free airline business, its chief executive...
Oil shipments through Barents Sea could skyrocket with Rosneft’s new Arctic field

Oil shipments through Barents Sea could skyrocket with Rosneft’s new Arctic...

Rosneft's Vostok oil project will be one of Russia’s biggest ever oil projects and when its development could see an uptick in tankers sailing...
Big fossil fuel producers’ plans far exceed climate targets, U.N. says

Big fossil fuel producers’ plans far exceed climate targets, U.N. says

LONDON — Major economies will produce more than double the amount of coal, oil and gas in 2030 than is consistent with meeting climate...
Russia’s first Arctic wind farm rises outside Murmansk

Russia’s first Arctic wind farm rises outside Murmansk

The Kolskaya Wind Farm will be one of Russia’s biggest when it starts production in mid-2022. Construction has proceeded quickly through the year since...
Shipping on Russia’s Northern Sea Route is on pace to reach 35 million tons in 2021

Shipping on Russia’s Northern Sea Route is on pace to reach...

Fresh figures from the Russian Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport show that shipping volumes on The Northern Sea Route in the first...
How short-haul Arctic air routes could help electric passenger planes get off the ground

How short-haul Arctic air routes could help electric passenger planes get...

Low-demand, short-haul routes in the North are ideal candidates for the rollout of the first generation of electric passenger airplanes, but their full adoption...
Seeking a greater role in the Arctic, the EU is ready to link climate with foreign policy

Seeking a greater role in the Arctic, the EU is ready...

Increased competition for natural resources and great-power rivalry in the Arctic has pushed the European Union to pledge to play a more assertive role...