The Week Ahead: Oceans 2

The Week Ahead: Oceans 2

There is no shortage of bad news about the world’s oceans — to the point that even recent good news (that Australia’s Great Barrier...
The fight over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge includes some new twists — but few new ideas

The fight over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge includes some new...

Hours of public testimony in four meetings across Alaska about oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in late May featured deeply held...
As ice recedes from the Northern Sea Route, Russia will need more icebreakers, not fewer

As ice recedes from the Northern Sea Route, Russia will need...

Rosatomflot will increase their icebreaker capacity to meet expected growing demand in the years to come.In an exclusive interview with High North News, Mikhail...
France’s Total has acquired a stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project

France’s Total has acquired a stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2...

French energy company Total has secured a 10 percent direct stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project, further expanding the two companies’ cooperation in...
The Week Ahead: Closing the gap

The Week Ahead: Closing the gap

With its daily runway sessions, trade-show exhibitions and four-day program, Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto has a lot in common with any of the industry’s...
A proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project holds an unusual place in US-China trade relations

A proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project holds an unusual place in...

The Trump administration would love nothing better than to claim an Alaska gas pipeline project as a major victory in its on-again, off-again trade...
Why the lingering dispute between Denmark and Canada over a high Arctic island is so important

Why the lingering dispute between Denmark and Canada over a high...

Last Saturday, I was on Hans Island.Not many people ever get to this island, which is a real pity. This tiny, nondescript, icy and...
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...