An Arctic LNG tanker is in drydock to repair damage from a winter test voyage

An Arctic LNG tanker is in drydock to repair damage from...

A highly ice-capable natural gas carrier suffered damage to one of its engine pods during a first-of-its-kind winter transit without icebreaker support on Russia’s...
China includes ‘Polar Silk Road’ in next 5-year plan

China includes ‘Polar Silk Road’ in next 5-year plan

SHANGHAI — China will construct a "Polar Silk Road" and actively participate in the development of Arctic and Antarctic regions, it said in its...
Developers plan several more floating reactors for Russia’s East Arctic coast

Developers plan several more floating reactors for Russia’s East Arctic coast

Russia's state-owned nuclear power company Rosatom intends to build five floating nuclear power plants in the Chukotka Peninsula to serve several mining projects in...
Russia launches a new satellite to monitor Arctic climate

Russia launches a new satellite to monitor Arctic climate

MOSCOW — Russia launched its space satellite Arktika-M on Sunday on a mission to monitor the climate and environment in the Arctic amid a...
Indigenous groups are slowly gaining more say in the management of a swiftly changing northern Bering Sea

Indigenous groups are slowly gaining more say in the management of...

The Bering Sea region, the Pacific gateway to the Arctic Ocean, is home to ecosystems on land and in the ocean that are both...
Novatek signs deal to sell gas from Arctic LNG 2 to Chinese firm

Novatek signs deal to sell gas from Arctic LNG 2 to...

Russian natural gas company Novatek announced on Thursday a long-term deal to sell liquefied natural gas from its second major Arctic project — still...
Russia announces Bear Gap missile tests as US bombers deploy to Norway

Russia announces Bear Gap missile tests as US bombers deploy to...

Russia has announced missile testing in international waters north of Norway beginning Thursday, as U.S. strategic bombers deploy to that country for the first...
Canada’s Air Force plans assessment of Nunavut, Nunavik airfields

Canada’s Air Force plans assessment of Nunavut, Nunavik airfields

The Royal Canadian Air Force is visiting Nunavut and Nunavik to conduct a series of airfield infrastructure assessments. The team will visit and overnight in...
Hearing on Baffinland’s expansion plans to resume April 12

Hearing on Baffinland’s expansion plans to resume April 12

A contentious public hearing on the proposed expansion of the Mary River iron mine will resume April 12 and run until April 21, the...
In the Aleutians, climate change and ocean acidification impacts add to legacies of past exploitation

In the Aleutians, climate change and ocean acidification impacts add to...

  The Bering Sea region, the Pacific gateway to the Arctic Ocean, is home to ecosystems on land and in the ocean that are both...