As Arctic ice melts, polluting ships stream into polar waters

As Arctic ice melts, polluting ships stream into polar waters

LONDON — As melting sea ice opens more of the Arctic to navigation, more ships are plying the loosely regulated polar waters, bringing increasing...
Lawsuits seek to overturn Trump plan for expanded NPR-A oil development

Lawsuits seek to overturn Trump plan for expanded NPR-A oil development

Several environmental groups on Tuesday filed two lawsuits seeking to overturn the Trump administration’s endorsement of expanded oil development on federal territory on the...
Dual lawsuits seek to prevent oil leasing in Alaska’s Arctic Refuge

Dual lawsuits seek to prevent oil leasing in Alaska’s Arctic Refuge

Alaska Native and environmental groups on Monday filed two lawsuits seeking to block oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the first of...
With Arctic refuge drilling approved, focus shifts to legal battles and market forces

With Arctic refuge drilling approved, focus shifts to legal battles and...

With the Trump administration poised for an oil lease sale in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, drilling opponents and supporters are girding for a...
Trump administration approves oil leasing in Alaska wildlife refuge

Trump administration approves oil leasing in Alaska wildlife refuge

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday finalized a plan to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, putting it...
Trump administration approves plans for a huge new North Slope oil project

Trump administration approves plans for a huge new North Slope oil...

The Trump administration has endorsed a development plan for what would be the westernmost producing oil and gas field on Alaska’s North Slope. The Bureau...
Equinor appoints new CEO to speed up renewable investments

Equinor appoints new CEO to speed up renewable investments

OSLO — Equinor has appointed Anders Opedal as its new chief executive as the Norwegian oil and gas group looks to speed up a...
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...
Construction starts on a Nunavik hydroelectric project

Construction starts on a Nunavik hydroelectric project

Construction on Inukjuak’s hydro dam project is finally underway. Since early July, residents of the Hudson coast community might have noticed blasting and heavy machinery...
Northern Sweden battery maker raises $1.6 billion, signs deal with BMW

Northern Sweden battery maker raises $1.6 billion, signs deal with BMW

The European car industry’s transition to electric power-trains, combined with financial institutions' hunt for green projects, has helped Swedish battery maker Northvolt, recently received...