Putin’s Ukraine move puts a northern Finland nuclear plant project in jeopardy

Putin’s Ukraine move puts a northern Finland nuclear plant project in...

Although construction work at the site of the proposed new nuclear power plant in Pyhäjoki in northern Finland is in full swing, developments in...
A major Alaska Arctic natural gas plan now looks economically dubious — but it just passed a major milestone

A major Alaska Arctic natural gas plan now looks economically dubious...

Plans for a pipeline carrying natural gas from Alaska’s Arctic to a tidewater port in the southern part of the state have floundered economically,...
US regulators approve plan for more oil development in Alaska’s National Petroleum Reserve

US regulators approve plan for more oil development in Alaska’s National...

Less than two weeks after production started from Arctic Alaska’s westernmost oil field, the U.S. federal government has granted approval for construction of another...
Trump administration seeks last-minute rule blocking banks’ policies against financing Arctic oil

Trump administration seeks last-minute rule blocking banks’ policies against financing Arctic...

A rule proposed Friday by the Trump administration seeks to prevent banks from boycotting financial arrangements for oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife...
In a rush to launch Arctic Refuge drilling, Trump officials are ignoring concerns about seismic testing

In a rush to launch Arctic Refuge drilling, Trump officials are...

In testimony last fall, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski promised that there would be no cutting corners on oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife...
New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic development

New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic...

Russia continues to pursue its security and economic interests above the Arctic Circle and new satellite imagery collected by High North News shows the...
What old caribou antlers in Alaska’s Arctic refuge can tell researchers about historic migrations

What old caribou antlers in Alaska’s Arctic refuge can tell researchers...

The Gwich’in people of northwestern Alaska and northeastern Canada have a traditional name for the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: “Iizhik...
‘Axis of love’: Saudi-Russia detente heralds new oil order

‘Axis of love’: Saudi-Russia detente heralds new oil order

MOSCOW — A meeting between the two men who run Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil empires spoke volumes about the new relationship between the energy...
Economic interests may trump shipping safety as Russia seeks to reduce ice-class requirements

Economic interests may trump shipping safety as Russia seeks to reduce...

The Russian Ministry of Transport has proposed a significant softening of ice-class requirements on the Northern Sea Route. The change, proposed to go into...
Russian Indigenous groups ask Elon Musk not to buy battery metals from Nornickel

Russian Indigenous groups ask Elon Musk not to buy battery metals...

Citing pollution damage to the homelands of Russian Indigenous peoples, the Aborigen Forum, a network of independent experts, activists and Indigenous organizations are calling...