Norway offers oil companies 93 new blocks in Arctic waters

Norway offers oil companies 93 new blocks in Arctic waters

Norway's latest oil license round will include 102 new blocks, of which 93 will be in the Barents Sea, Norway’s Minister of Petroleum and Energy...
Exxon Mobil lends support to a carbon tax proposal

Exxon Mobil lends support to a carbon tax proposal

Exxon Mobil, other oil companies and a number of other corporate giants will announce on Tuesday that they are supporting a plan to tax...
It’s ‘open season’ for those interested in buying or selling gas as part of Alaska LNG project

It’s ‘open season’ for those interested in buying or selling gas...

Probing interest in Alaska’s $43 billion gas-export project, the state gas line corporation on Thursday began asking North Slope natural gas owners and potential...
A wind and solar power station rises next to a Russian Arctic oil field

A wind and solar power station rises next to a Russian...

Gazprom Neft has begun testing of two wind power generators and 30 solar panels at its new Novy Port field.The green power installation, named Yurta,...
Saudi investors eye Russian Arctic LNG

Saudi investors eye Russian Arctic LNG

A joint Russian-Saudi investment fund is in the making and a Novatek Arctic LNG project could be the first to get funding.Russian Minister of...
Caelus won’t drill this winter at Smith Bay, leaving promised prospect unconfirmed

Caelus won’t drill this winter at Smith Bay, leaving promised prospect...

Awaiting payment of at least $75 million in state tax credits and facing a long-term downturn in oil prices, an independent oil company says...
Shipping industry, Arctic nations launch new Arctic shipping forum

Shipping industry, Arctic nations launch new Arctic shipping forum

The shipping industry and the member states of the Arctic Council have established a new forum for shipping in the Arctic.The first meeting of...
At naming ceremony for Russia’s icebreaking LNG tanker, Putin advances vision of Arctic energy future

At naming ceremony for Russia’s icebreaking LNG tanker, Putin advances vision...

A powerful group of people on Saturday assembled on the shore of the Baltic Sea, near the city of St. Petersburg for the name...
Remote settlements in Greenland have a future, but they cannot make it alone

Remote settlements in Greenland have a future, but they cannot make...

The future for Greenland’s remote settlements depends in large part on the ability of residents to work with regional and national officials to develop...
‘Axis of love’: Saudi-Russia detente heralds new oil order

‘Axis of love’: Saudi-Russia detente heralds new oil order

MOSCOW — A meeting between the two men who run Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil empires spoke volumes about the new relationship between the energy...