Russia’s rail link to the port of Murmansk is severed by a bridge collapse

Russia’s rail link to the port of Murmansk is severed by...

MOSCOW — Russian Railways has halted passenger and cargo rail transport between the northern port of Murmansk and the rest of Russia after the...
Novatek opens third Yamal LNG production line, begins ship-to-ship transfers in Norwegian waters

Novatek opens third Yamal LNG production line, begins ship-to-ship transfers in...

Russia’s largest privately-owned natural gas company Novatek announced this week the opening of the third production line at its liquefied natural gas facility on...
Iceland takes step to curbing state ownership of banks after 2008 collapse

Iceland takes step to curbing state ownership of banks after 2008...

COPENHAGEN — Iceland intends to launch an initial public offering of Islandsbanki by next month, in a first step to curbing the state's ownership...
Nunavik officials brace for more landslides along Great Whale River

Nunavik officials brace for more landslides along Great Whale River

Nunavik’s public security officials are monitoring an area upstream from Kuujjuaraapik, following two recent landslides that disgorged massive amounts of debris into the Great...
Fossil fuels and positive effects of climate change top Russia’s new Arctic priorities, says ambassador

Fossil fuels and positive effects of climate change top Russia’s new...

Tax benefits for hydrocarbon extractors and a customs duty regime that benefits domestic investors are de facto turning the Russian Arctic into the world’s...
Russian ambassador accuses NATO of ‘false pretext’ for Arctic naval operation

Russian ambassador accuses NATO of ‘false pretext’ for Arctic naval operation

Russia's ambassador to Copenhagen criticized Danish participation in a British-led military operation in Russia’s exclusive economic zone in the Barents Sea earlier this month,...
Russian Indigenous groups ask Elon Musk not to buy battery metals from Nornickel

Russian Indigenous groups ask Elon Musk not to buy battery metals...

Citing pollution damage to the homelands of Russian Indigenous peoples, the Aborigen Forum, a network of independent experts, activists and Indigenous organizations are calling...
Russian oil industry would weather U.S. ‘bill from hell’

Russian oil industry would weather U.S. ‘bill from hell’

MOSCOW — Stiff new U.S. sanctions against Russia would only have a limited impact on its oil industry because it has drastically reduced its...
Rosatom will manage Russia’s Northern Sea Route

Rosatom will manage Russia’s Northern Sea Route

Rosatom has officially been granted the leading role in the development of the vast Russian Arctic. The company, which employs more than 250,000 people...
Canada’s federal election postpones Inuit benefits agreement for Franklin wrecks site

Canada’s federal election postpones Inuit benefits agreement for Franklin wrecks site

CAMBRIDGE BAY — Due to the timing of the upcoming federal election, the Kitikmeot Inuit Association says it has not been able to conclude...