How coronavirus and an oil-price crisis could transform the oil industry in Arctic Alaska

How coronavirus and an oil-price crisis could transform the oil industry...

With the coronavirus pandemic still spreading and oil prices tanking, companies operating on Alaska’s North Slope have minimized activities and delayed what were once...
Novatek says new Arctic projects will proceed as planned, despite a sharp drop in LNG exports

Novatek says new Arctic projects will proceed as planned, despite a...

Amid a world economic crisis, the Russian gas company Novatek is shipping less liquefied natural gas than it was just a few months ago....
Nunavut says its fuel supply is safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nunavut says its fuel supply is safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nunavut’s petroleum products division does not foresee any difficulties getting fuel delivered to the territory during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s taking advantage of...
COVID-19 pandemic drove Novatek to bring LNG transfers back to Norway

COVID-19 pandemic drove Novatek to bring LNG transfers back to Norway

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing Novatek to return to Norway for the transfer of LNG from Yamal, rather than using its new Russian location...
Gazprom plans to link its Arctic gas fields in Yamal to China

Gazprom plans to link its Arctic gas fields in Yamal to...

Gazprom leader Aleksey Miller in last Friday’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed that building new eastbound natural gas infrastructure now is high...
A Prudhoe Bay worker becomes the first COVID-19 patient in Alaska’s North Slope oil fields

A Prudhoe Bay worker becomes the first COVID-19 patient in Alaska’s...

A worker at the Prudhoe Bay oil field has tested positive for COVID-19, state and industry officials said.It's the first case of the novel...
Novatek and Tschudi Group return to Norway’s Honningsvåg to transfer LNG

Novatek and Tschudi Group return to Norway’s Honningsvåg to transfer LNG

After completing a liquefied natural gas reloading operation in Norwegian waters in 2019, Russian LNG producer Novatek and Norway’s Tschudi shipping company are returning...
Arctic Alaska oilfields and mines stay open but add quarantines, longer shifts

Arctic Alaska oilfields and mines stay open but add quarantines, longer...

Two of Arctic Alaska's main economic drivers, oil and mining, are continuing to operate during the coronavirus pandemic — but with some significant changes.Oil...
Thousands of oil and construction workers are stuck at remote sites in the Russian Arctic

Thousands of oil and construction workers are stuck at remote sites...

Fearing spread of the coronavirus, Russian companies have isolated large construction sites and industrial towns in the Arctic to the outside world.Work must go...
Why Arctic oil development could soon be in crisis

Why Arctic oil development could soon be in crisis

With global oil prices already falling from a price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia, coronavirus and subsequent global economic meltdown are also taking...