Russia’s Rosneft may buy a huge oil field in Arctic from its ex-chief, source says

Russia’s Rosneft may buy a huge oil field in Arctic from...

MOSCOW — Russian energy giant Rosneft may acquire a huge Arctic oil field from its ex-chief Eduard Khudainatov as part of its drive to...
Swedish miner invests up to €39bn in massive transformation for carbon-free future

Swedish miner invests up to €39bn in massive transformation for carbon-free...

The Swedish state-owned mining company LKAB unveiled massive new investments this week aimed at producing steel without fossil fuels. The unprecedented plans, presented on Monday,...
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...
Interior Department contender says Biden would target Trump Arctic drilling push on first day

Interior Department contender says Biden would target Trump Arctic drilling push...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's last-minute push to allow controversial drilling in part of Alaska's Arctic will be an early target for the next...
Trump administration moves to relax Obama-era safety rules for Arctic Ocean oil drilling

Trump administration moves to relax Obama-era safety rules for Arctic Ocean...

The Trump administration on Thursday proposed to loosen Obama-era safety regulations for the oil industry in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska to ease the...
Despite a looming climate lawsuit, Norway offers oil companies a fresh set of blocks

Despite a looming climate lawsuit, Norway offers oil companies a fresh...

As the Norwegian government awaits the Supreme Court's verdict in a historic climate lawsuit that challenges Arctic drilling, it has announced another 136 oil...
US federal government asks oil companies to nominate drilling parcels in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

US federal government asks oil companies to nominate drilling parcels in...

The Trump administration on Monday issued a request to energy companies to identify what specific land areas in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should...
Trump administration pushes to sell oil leases in Alaska’s Arctic refuge before Biden inauguration

Trump administration pushes to sell oil leases in Alaska’s Arctic refuge...

The Trump Administration will take key steps to finalize a sale of oil drilling leases in the sensitive Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska...
In a year of crisis, shipping on Russia’s Northern Sea Route continues to grow

In a year of crisis, shipping on Russia’s Northern Sea Route...

In the first 10 months of 2020, a total of 26.37 million tons of goods were shipped on Russia's Northern Sea Route. That is...
With a Biden win, the window for oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge is closing

With a Biden win, the window for oil drilling in Alaska’s...

The victory of Democratic Candidate Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential election appears to have upended the Trump administration’s ambitions to expand oil development...