With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to the future

With Arctic LNG projects growing ahead of schedule, Novatek looks to...

Russia’s development of Arctic natural resources and shipping on the Northern Sea Route  is bound to reach new milestones in 2018 as the natural...
Busting the 2,000-acre myth about drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Busting the 2,000-acre myth about drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

The recent Republican tax bill, signed into law by President Trump, calls for two oil and gas lease sales in the Arctic National Wildlife...
The Week Ahead: Guess who’s coming to Ilulissat

The Week Ahead: Guess who’s coming to Ilulissat

Planning a reunion can be tricky: Everyone is who was there the first time around gets invited, but you never know until the last...
Norway’s new EU strategy underlines the importance of the Arctic

Norway’s new EU strategy underlines the importance of the Arctic

Norway’s new EU strategy underlines that the Arctic is not a remote place, but consists of thriving local communities and cities in need of sustainable...
How a federal case suggests the critics of an Arctic broadband scheme may’ve been right all along

How a federal case suggests the critics of an Arctic broadband...

More than 200 people had told her that the gigantic Quintillion fiber optic cable linking Europe to Asia by way of the Arctic would...
The Week Ahead: Information, information everywhere

The Week Ahead: Information, information everywhere

When the Polar Code entered into force on Jan 1, 2017, it gave shippers a set of safety guidelines for sailing in the Arctic...
A US-led naval Arctic security program is excluding Russia. That’s a big mistake.

A US-led naval Arctic security program is excluding Russia. That’s a...

Scholars and sailors from six Arctic nations gathered at the U.S. Naval War College in April to begin a 13-month research program on Arctic...
The Week Ahead: An observer is as an observer does

The Week Ahead: An observer is as an observer does

When the Arctic Council meets, its observer states have a self-explanatory, though perhaps not always wholly satisfying, role. This changes momentarily once every second...
How a shipping safety violation is escalating an internal conflict over Russia’s Northern Sea Route

How a shipping safety violation is escalating an internal conflict over...

A serious violation of Arctic shipping safety rules by Yamal LNG carrier Boris Vilkitsky last month has escalated a growing conflict about the regulation of and...
Why election day in Greenland is anything but ordinary

Why election day in Greenland is anything but ordinary

As this is being written, the premier of Greenland, Kim Kielsen, is taking his time negotiating with potential partners over the terms for his...