Iceland’s new shipping-exhaust rules come close to a ban on the ‘filthiest’ type of fuel

Iceland’s new shipping-exhaust rules come close to a ban on the...

Iceland has issued new rules that will see the country meet the strictest international guidelines for sulfur in the exhaust from ships travelling in its...
One person is dead and several hurt as Russia’s only aircraft carrier catches fire in Murmansk

One person is dead and several hurt as Russia’s only aircraft...

MOSCOW — At least one military serviceman was killed and 12 people were injured by a fire at Russia's only aircraft carrier, the Admiral...
The world’s largest nuclear icebreaker starts sea trials

The world’s largest nuclear icebreaker starts sea trials

Painted in the Russia’s flag’s tricolor, the new Arktika sailed out to the Gulf of Finland on Thursday for a two-day test voyage.During sea...
Indigenous voices in this year’s Arctic Report Card explain the human impacts of Bering Sea upheaval

Indigenous voices in this year’s Arctic Report Card explain the human...

In the communities around the Bering Sea, ice has long regulated the ecosystem, supporting food sources, food-gathering practices and traditional ways of life.Now that...
Rosatom is bringing an Arctic shipping management center to Murmansk

Rosatom is bringing an Arctic shipping management center to Murmansk

Rosatom plans to build a new command center in Murmansk from which to oversee shipping across the Russian Arctic, the company said last week.«We...
Local skepticism meets government optimism at a major Arctic event in Russia

Local skepticism meets government optimism at a major Arctic event in...

A large Russian conference on Arctic development kicked off on Thursday in Saint Petersburg with optimistic government presentations — but also a burst of...
A new Trump directive calls for more Arctic Ocean mapping to spur resource development

A new Trump directive calls for more Arctic Ocean mapping to...

A new presidential memorandum calls for better mapping of Arctic and sub-Arctic waters off Alaska to aid mineral extraction and other commercial activities in...
Canada’s new Arctic patrol ship begins sea trials

Canada’s new Arctic patrol ship begins sea trials

Powered by its two diesel-electric engines, the future HMCS Harry DeWolf cruised into the Bedford Basin near Halifax last week to begin its sea...
Rosatom looks to invest $7 billion to create an Arctic shipping service

Rosatom looks to invest $7 billion to create an Arctic shipping...

Russia’s Rosatom Group plans to spend $7 billion to become one of the world’s largest container shipping operators. The company aims to offer container...
Nornickel will boost Taimyr mining to support the world’s shift to electric mobility

Nornickel will boost Taimyr mining to support the world’s shift to...

Russian mining giant Nornickel has set a goal of extracting 30 million tonnes of ore per year from its Arctic operations in Taimyr, as part...