Traffic on Northern Sea Route doubles as Russia aims to reduce ice-class requirements

Traffic on Northern Sea Route doubles as Russia aims to reduce...

Shipping traffic on Russia’s Northern Sea Route reached another milestone, surpassing 15 million tons of cargo during the first eleven months of the year....
US regulators choose expansive plan for Arctic Refuge oil leasing, offering entire coast for auction

US regulators choose expansive plan for Arctic Refuge oil leasing, offering...

The U.S. Interior Department on Thursday officially announced its plan to offer up the entire coastal plain of of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge...
A sped-up timeline could make drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge a reality — or prove to be its Achilles’ heel

A sped-up timeline could make drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge a...

Speed is of the essence when it comes to getting oil and gas exploration approved for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, according to the...
An Arсtic oil field could hold Russia’s biggest discovery in 30 years

An Arсtic oil field could hold Russia’s biggest discovery in 30...

A major oil development project could soon unfold in the Yenisey River delta, where vast oil reserves lie beneath permafrost near the area where...
With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to the future

With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to...

Russia’s development of Arctic natural resources and shipping on the Northern Sea Route  is bound to reach new milestones in 2018 as the natural...
Novatek signs construction contracts for Arctic LNG 2, as Yamal project hits milestone

Novatek signs construction contracts for Arctic LNG 2, as Yamal project...

Novatek, Russia's largest privately-owned natural gas producer, has signed several contracts for construction on its Arctic LNG 2 project, even as the company announces...
Why even small reductions in warming matter to the Arctic — and how one Icelandic company hopes to help

Why even small reductions in warming matter to the Arctic —...

Half a degree difference in temperature may seem inconsequential, but it matters a great deal in the Arctic.The Earth has already warmed 1 degree...
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...
A French navigator is trying to sail the Northwest Passage solo — in a solar-powered boat

A French navigator is trying to sail the Northwest Passage solo...

This summer, French navigator Anne Quéméré is undertaking a solo expedition across the Northwest Passage in a six-meter boat powered entirely by the sun....
The fight over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge includes some new twists — but few new ideas

The fight over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge includes some new...

Hours of public testimony in four meetings across Alaska about oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in late May featured deeply held...