Maersk container ship is set to complete Arctic Ocean transit

Maersk container ship is set to complete Arctic Ocean transit

Danish shipping giant Maersk is about to complete the first-ever transit of the Arctic Ocean by a container ship. The Venta Maersk traveled through...
Nunavik maps its seabed ahead of fiber optic cable rollout

Nunavik maps its seabed ahead of fiber optic cable rollout

A seabed survey is underway along Nunavik’s Hudson Bay coast, the first step in an effort to bring fibre optic cables — and faster...
Russian warships hold drills in Bering Sea in huge military exercise

Russian warships hold drills in Bering Sea in huge military exercise

MOSCOW — Russian warships held drills in the Bering Sea which separates Russia from Alaska, part of Moscow's biggest military maneuvers since the fall...
Novatek teams up with Chinese partner for Arctic shipping

Novatek teams up with Chinese partner for Arctic shipping

Russia’s Arctic producer of liquid natural gas, Novatek, will conclude an agreement with the world’s fourth-largest shipping company, COSCO, when now establishing a dedicated...
Exxon Mobil agrees to sell natural gas to proposed Alaska Arctic LNG project

Exxon Mobil agrees to sell natural gas to proposed Alaska Arctic...

A second major oil producer on Alaska's North Slope has officially joined the state team pushing for a new pipeline project to carry large...
Greenland picks Denmark as airport project partner over Beijing

Greenland picks Denmark as airport project partner over Beijing

COPENHAGEN — Greenland on Monday picked Denmark as partner in a planned airport upgrade as it sought to defuse a diplomatic row over how...
Greenland premier seeks a new majority after populists leave government in row over Danish investment

Greenland premier seeks a new majority after populists leave government in...

Greenlandic premier Kim Kielsen is scrambling to assembly a majority in the national assembly before the start of the autumn session on September 28...
German forces land in Norway for major NATO exercises

German forces land in Norway for major NATO exercises

FREDRIKSTAD, Norway — German troops and vehicles arrived in Norway on Friday for the largest exercise on NATO's northern flank since the Cold War...
Federal regulators plan speedier review of Alaska gas project

Federal regulators plan speedier review of Alaska gas project

Environmental studies of plans for a natural gas pipeline running south from Alaska's Arctic, a project that has been proposed for decades, will require...
Churchill’s port, railway could soon reopen under new ownership

Churchill’s port, railway could soon reopen under new ownership

Churchill’s port and railway at may be back in service before the end of the year, following the purchase of this infrastructure by a...