How bundling power can help remote Arctic communities transition to clean energy

How bundling power can help remote Arctic communities transition to clean...

The predominantly Inuit town of Kugaaruk, Nunavut in Canada’s far North pays more than a dollar per kWh for electricity — nearly ten times...
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...
Novatek is set to order up to 42 new ice-hardened LNG carriers

Novatek is set to order up to 42 new ice-hardened LNG...

With the opening of Novatek’s newest and largest Arctic natural gas project, Arctic LNG 2, just three years away, Novatek’s Chairman of the Board...
A North Slope well spill is bigger than originally thought

A North Slope well spill is bigger than originally thought

More than 7,000 gallons of petroleum products leaked from a North Slope well operated by Caelus Energy Alaska, state environmental regulators said this week, more...
Citing climate change, Goldman Sachs rules out new Arctic oil financing

Citing climate change, Goldman Sachs rules out new Arctic oil financing

After previously declaring there was no economic rationale for Arctic oil and gas drilling, Goldman Sachs now says it will go a step further...
Loopholes in a proposed Arctic HFO ban seriously weaken environmental protections, a new report says

Loopholes in a proposed Arctic HFO ban seriously weaken environmental protections,...

A new report released on Thursday suggests that a recommended ban on heavy fuel oil in the Arctic would not go far enough, fast...
US federal agency launches environmental review for a big new oil field planned for Alaska’s North Slope

US federal agency launches environmental review for a big new oil...

A government agency has launched the environmental review for what would be a major new oil development in Arctic Alaska, part of a larger...
Deutsche Bank calls an immediate halt to future Arctic oil and gas investments

Deutsche Bank calls an immediate halt to future Arctic oil and...

FRANKFURT — Deutsche Bank, in a revamp of its policies for fossil fuels, said on Monday that it would no longer finance new projects...
Alaska gas line agency applies for permission to build LNG project

Alaska gas line agency applies for permission to build LNG project

In what the Alaska gas line agency is calling a major achievement, officials on Thursday formally launched its application for federal permission to build a pipeline...
Lukoil, Rosneft eye opening of new Arctic oil region

Lukoil, Rosneft eye opening of new Arctic oil region

Russia’s two biggest oil companies are showing more interest in the Taymyr Peninsula. Both Lukoil and Rosneft intend to drill their first wells in the...