Arctic Economy

TotalEnergies lands $9.9 billion profit as it books new Russia charge

TotalEnergies lands $9.9 billion profit as it books new Russia charge

PARIS — TotalEnergies posted a sharp jump in third quarter net profit on Thursday, joining other energy giants which have benefited from higher oil...
Russian Arctic coal is looking for way out of sanctions

Russian Arctic coal is looking for way out of sanctions

The launch of coal mining at the far northern Taymyr Peninsula was to lead to a boost in exports through the Northern Sea Route....
Norway plans to offer record number of Arctic oil, gas exploration blocks

Norway plans to offer record number of Arctic oil, gas exploration...

OSLO — Norway on Tuesday said it plans to offer energy firms a record number of oil and gas exploration blocks in the Arctic...
Sámi protesters, Thunberg, end wind turbine demonstrations

Sámi protesters, Thunberg, end wind turbine demonstrations

OSLO — Hundreds of Indigenous and environmental campaigners, including Greta Thunberg, blocked the main road to Norway's royal palace on Friday as they ended...
Biden administration backs smaller version of ConocoPhillips Alaska oil project

Biden administration backs smaller version of ConocoPhillips Alaska oil project

President Joe Biden's administration said on Wednesday it would support a scaled-back version of ConocoPhillips' planned $6 billion Willow oil and gas drilling project...
Russia’s Rusal files London lawsuit against Potanin over Nornickel pact

Russia’s Rusal files London lawsuit against Potanin over Nornickel pact

MOSCOW — Rusal said on Monday it had filed a lawsuit in London alleging that Vladimir Potanin, CEO of Nornickel, is in breach of...
Biden administration delays release of new Arctic Refuge drilling environmental review

Biden administration delays release of new Arctic Refuge drilling environmental review

The Biden administration has delayed by several months the release of a new environmental review of oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The...
Russia is likely to spy more on Norway’s energy industry, say Norway security police

Russia is likely to spy more on Norway’s energy industry, say...

OSLO — Russia will seek to gather more intelligence about Norway's oil and gas infrastructure as part of efforts to put pressure on European...
Canadian miner working on proposal to keep Nunavut iron mine open

Canadian miner working on proposal to keep Nunavut iron mine open

Baffinland Iron Mines Corp. is developing a proposal to keep its Mary River iron ore mine running. The plan, which the company calls a “Sustaining...
Yamal 2022 LNG output seen at 21 million tonnes, says Interfax

Yamal 2022 LNG output seen at 21 million tonnes, says Interfax

The Yamal LNG project is set to produce 21 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas in 2022, the Interfax news agency reported on Monday,...
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