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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....
China will not recognize an Arctic Council without Russia, envoy says

China will not recognize an Arctic Council without Russia, envoy says

REYKJAVIK — China does not recognize the legitimacy of the limited resumption of the Arctic Council, and the nation will continue collaborating with Russia...
Finland launches study of an east-west railway in the North

Finland launches study of an east-west railway in the North

Regional authorities are examining a new rail link in Northern Finland — including a with possible extension via northern Sweden to Norway’s port of...
Climate change likely extending Alaska cruise season, says Norwegian Cruise CEO

Climate change likely extending Alaska cruise season, says Norwegian Cruise CEO

Climate change may be playing a role in extending the Alaska cruise season, potentially opening up new revenue opportunities for the industry, Norwegian Cruise...
TotalEnergies will continue shipping Russian LNG as long as there are no EU sanctions, CEO says

TotalEnergies will continue shipping Russian LNG as long as there are...

LONDON — French energy giant TotalEnergies will continue to ship liquefied natural gas from Russia as long as there are no European sanctions on...
Norway limits access for Russian fishing trawlers in security push

Norway limits access for Russian fishing trawlers in security push

OSLO — Norway said on Thursday it would impose limits on Russian fishing vessels using its ports, in a further tightening of security following...
Icebreaker Healy sails alone to the North Pole

Icebreaker Healy sails alone to the North Pole

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy arrived at the North Pole on Friday, according to a release from the U.S. Coast Guard. The Healy, a...
Japan companies to study making ammonia from Arctic Alaska gas

Japan companies to study making ammonia from Arctic Alaska gas

The Alaska Gasline Development Corporation said on Tuesday it will study the feasibility of producing ammonia in the state's Cook Inlet region with Japan's...
This year’s Arctic sea ice minimum extent is tied for tenth lowest on record

This year’s Arctic sea ice minimum extent is tied for tenth...

Arctic sea ice reached its yearly minimum extent earlier this month, at about 1.8 million square miles (4.67 million square kilometers), according to preliminary...
Sanctions are hitting Russian icebreaker builders

Sanctions are hitting Russian icebreaker builders

Russian companies Nornickel and Rosneft have scrapped plans to build high-tech icebreakers fueled by LNG. The vessels will instead be diesel-fueled, Deputy Head of...
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