US Coast Guard launches study aimed at improving shipping safety in Chukchi and Beaufort seas

US Coast Guard launches study aimed at improving shipping safety in...

Months after the International Maritime Organization approved a set of shipping safety measures for the Bering Strait region, the U.S. Coast Guard is starting...
BP, seeking to reduce carbon footprint, makes forest-preservation deals with Alaska Native corporations

BP, seeking to reduce carbon footprint, makes forest-preservation deals with Alaska...

BP, operator of the supergiant Prudhoe Bay oil field on Alaska’s North Slope, is partnering with Alaska Native corporations to preserve forested lands and...
Gazprom Neft is considering LNG production in Russia’s Arctic

Gazprom Neft is considering LNG production in Russia’s Arctic

MOSCOW — Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russian gas giant Gazprom, is studying the possibility of its own liquefied natural gas production in...
LNG tankers crowd Norway’s Arctic coast

LNG tankers crowd Norway’s Arctic coast

The waters off Honningsvåg and Hammerfest, two towns located along the coast of the Barents Sea, are busy as ship-to-ship reloading of LNG from...
Barclays says it will no longer make controversial energy investments, including in Arctic oil

Barclays says it will no longer make controversial energy investments, including...

Self-imposed restrictions on investment in fossil fuels will likely see Barclays, a U.K.-based bank, refuse to finance new oil and gas drilling in the...
Alaska officials probing BP oil, gas wells at Prudhoe Bay after spill

Alaska officials probing BP oil, gas wells at Prudhoe Bay after...

ANCHORAGE — Regulators in the U.S. state of Alaska will investigate all of the oil and natural gas wells operated by BP Plc at...
As Norway’s North Sea fields wind down, the replacement remains a day away

As Norway’s North Sea fields wind down, the replacement remains a...

Norway’s oil and gas industry will see increased exploration and investment in the coming year, but the majority will...
The future of Alaska’s Arctic gas pipeline project is unclear after a management shakeup

The future of Alaska’s Arctic gas pipeline project is unclear after...

Future state funding for an Arctic gas line project in Alaska remains in doubt.The president of the...
Trump administration working on Arctic oil leases despite shutdown

Trump administration working on Arctic oil leases despite shutdown

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he addressed a closed Senate Republican policy lunch as a partial government shutdown...
Here’s what the US federal government shutdown means for the Arctic

Here’s what the US federal government shutdown means for the Arctic

The Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf departs Dutch Harbor in 2011. The Coast Guard is one of the key Arctic-focused agencies affected...