A new atlas describes the changing marine ecosystem in Canada’s Arctic

A new atlas describes the changing marine ecosystem in Canada’s Arctic

Just in time for the 2018 G7 ministerial meeting in Halifax — where the theme is climate change, marine protection and clean energy — trio of...
Russia’s Novatek finalizes deal to sell a stake in Arctic LNG 2 to Japanese investors

Russia’s Novatek finalizes deal to sell a stake in Arctic LNG...

Novatek PAO, Russia's biggest private gas producer, has signed agreements to sell a 10 percent stake in its upcoming project to liquefy natural gas...
Panelists at Nunavut Mining Symposium want a link to Canada’s road system

Panelists at Nunavut Mining Symposium want a link to Canada’s road...

At the Nunavut Mining Symposium in Iqaluit, you don’t have to look far to find supporters of a road linking Nunavut to the Northwest...
Swedish miner invests up to €39bn in massive transformation for carbon-free future

Swedish miner invests up to €39bn in massive transformation for carbon-free...

The Swedish state-owned mining company LKAB unveiled massive new investments this week aimed at producing steel without fossil fuels. The unprecedented plans, presented on Monday,...
South Korean shipbuilders’ have developed a lock on the LNG tanker market that could last for years

South Korean shipbuilders’ have developed a lock on the LNG tanker...

SEOUL/TOKYO — South Korean shipyards have boxed out their Japanese rivals from the market for building large ships carrying liquefied natural gas, winning all...
Novatek orders 10 Arc7 carriers from Russia’s Zvezda Shipyard for Arctic LNG 2

Novatek orders 10 Arc7 carriers from Russia’s Zvezda Shipyard for Arctic...

Russian natural gas giant Novatek and its shipping partner Sovcomflot finalized orders for 10 Arc7 ice-class LNG carriers last week. These specialized ice-capable vessels are...
Russia’s first floating nuclear power plant leaves Murmansk for the eastern Arctic

Russia’s first floating nuclear power plant leaves Murmansk for the eastern...

After a year of reactor testing, painting and crew-training at Rosatomflot’s base in the Kola Bay, the floating nuclear power plant Akademik Lomonosov on Friday...
U.S. Coast Guard awards contract for first new heavy icebreaker in four decades

U.S. Coast Guard awards contract for first new heavy icebreaker in...

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded a contract to VT Halter Marine Inc. to design and construct the first U.S. heavy icebreaker in decades. The...
Russia greenlights a new port for Novaya Zemlya

Russia greenlights a new port for Novaya Zemlya

Russian state consulting company Glavgosexpertiza has given thumbs up for the seaport that is to serve the Pavlovskoye zinc and lead mine in Novaya...
New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic development

New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic...

Russia continues to pursue its security and economic interests above the Arctic Circle and new satellite imagery collected by High North News shows the...