Alaska governor touts U.S.-China deal as helping LNG project, but analysts are doubtful

Alaska governor touts U.S.-China deal as helping LNG project, but analysts...

While some analysts are skeptical that the new trade agreement between the United States and China will help Alaska’s gas export project, a state official who recently attended...
Gazprom prepares for Arctic drilling in new Yamal projects

Gazprom prepares for Arctic drilling in new Yamal projects

More than 9,000 tons of equipment has been shipped to Sabetta as Gazprom gets ready for well drilling in its Tambey fields and the Kruzenshternskoye license. The...
Shell CEO says climate change is real, but energy demand growth is ‘unstoppable’

Shell CEO says climate change is real, but energy demand growth...

Ben van Beurden, the chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell, took time to speak to The Washington Post on May 17 during a visit...
Rosneft: Norwegian shelf is ‘very prospective’

Rosneft: Norwegian shelf is ‘very prospective’

The 2016 annual report of Russian oil company Rosneft, published this week, outlines the Norwegian shelf as one of six foreign regions of special...
Oil experts eye ‘significant resources’ in Barents Sea along Norway-Russia border

Oil experts eye ‘significant resources’ in Barents Sea along Norway-Russia border

A region of the Barents Sea in Norwegian waters, parts of which are located in ice-covered waters, could hold more than 2 billion standard cubic...
Gazprom hints it might share Yamal gas with Novatek

Gazprom hints it might share Yamal gas with Novatek

Russia's Tambey fields hold an estimated 6.7 trillion cubic meters of natural gas and could be developed by a joint venture, Gazprom leader Aleksey Miller...
Early Barents Sea drilling yields disappointing results

Early Barents Sea drilling yields disappointing results

Lundin Norway, a subsidiary of the Swedish oil company Lundin Petroleum, was hoping to find more oil when drilling the appraisal well some 4 kilometers north...
Novatek could begin construction of Murmansk plant in June

Novatek could begin construction of Murmansk plant in June

Novatek could begin construction on a Murmansk LNG facility as soon as next month. The company is ready to launch project development, says regional...
New Alaska oil projects could add 100K barrels by 2021 — but some are questionable

New Alaska oil projects could add 100K barrels by 2021 —...

Large Alaska oil discoveries announced in the last two years are creating a buzz in the oil and gas industry, but it’s uncertain when...
Trump, reversing Obama, pushes to expand drilling in Arctic waters

Trump, reversing Obama, pushes to expand drilling in Arctic waters

WASHINGTON -- Surrounded by members of Alaska’s congressional delegation, President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order that directs the Interior Department to...