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...
Norway signs deal to help resume salmon exports to China

Norway signs deal to help resume salmon exports to China

OSLO — Norway moved closer to resuming its exports of farmed salmon to China on Tuesday after the two countries signed an agreement on the...
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...
Amid decline in regional freight, a new shipping company opens in Arkhangelsk

Amid decline in regional freight, a new shipping company opens in...

A fleet of six ships, all of them with ice classification, are now run from the company headquarters in Arkhangelsk. Recently, the fleet was...
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...
Norwegians and Icelanders let Alaskans in on the secrets to economic prosperity

Norwegians and Icelanders let Alaskans in on the secrets to economic...

FAIRBANKS — A year and a half into Alaska's recession, in which thousands of jobs have been lost statewide, Alaskans are looking for salvation....
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...
ASRC’s Tara Sweeney steps down as head of Arctic Economic Council

ASRC’s Tara Sweeney steps down as head of Arctic Economic Council

FAIRBANKS — The chairmanship of the Arctic Economic Council passed from the United States to Finland on Tuesday, with Tara Sweeney of Arctic Slope...
Quintillion CEO: Fiber-based broadband set to go live in Alaska by end of the year

Quintillion CEO: Fiber-based broadband set to go live in Alaska by...

FAIRBANKS — An Arctic fiber-optic project that would speed up broadband service across northern Alaska is in its testing phase and scheduled to go live...
After years of decline, mining appears to be on rebound in Alaska

After years of decline, mining appears to be on rebound in...

After several years of decline, Alaska’s mining industry seems to be clawing its way back. With a host of new mining exploration announcements in recent...