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Geopolitics is making two rare earths mining projects in Greenland more complicated

Geopolitics is making two rare earths mining projects in Greenland more complicated

COPENHAGEN — In the tenth century, Erik the Red, a Viking from Iceland, was so impressed with the vegetation on another Arctic island he...
Greenland’s parliament calls an early election

Greenland’s parliament calls an early election

Greenland’s national assembly, Inatsisartut, forced an early election on Tuesday, amid widening divisions in its largest political party and the collapse of the most...
Greenland’s premier loses majority ahead of new legislative session

Greenland’s premier loses majority ahead of new legislative session

Greenland’s premier is exploring “new options” that will allow him to regain the support of a majority of members of the national assembly after...
Greenland officials extend hearing period, add meetings ahead of Kuannersuit mine decision

Greenland officials extend hearing period, add meetings ahead of Kuannersuit mine decision

Naalakkersuisut, Greenland’s government, will hold at least two additional community meetings and extend the deadline for the public to submit comments about a proposed...
Bomb threat, COVID throw Greenland’s Kuannersuit mine approval process into disarray

Bomb threat, COVID throw Greenland’s Kuannersuit mine approval process into disarray

A series of public hearings due to begin Friday about a potential rare-earth and uranium mine in southern Greenland will go on as scheduled,...
Opponents of a major Greenland mine say coronavirus constraints are compromising the public hearing process

Opponents of a major Greenland mine say coronavirus constraints are compromising the public hearing...

Public hearings on a controversial and long-discussed rare earths and uranium mine in Greenland have been pushed back two weeks, but opponents of the...
Public hearings on a controversial Greenland mine get underway

Public hearings on a controversial Greenland mine get underway

After a brief summer visit to the small town of Narsaq in grassy southern Greenland, Danish nuclear physicist Niels Bohr, famous for his Nobel...
A controversial Greenland mine passes a key regulatory hurdle, and heads for public comment

A controversial Greenland mine passes a key regulatory hurdle, and heads for public comment

One of Greenland’s most controversial mining projects, a proposed uranium and rare earths mine, has reached what its owners describe as a “major” milestone...
Two key steps Greenland should take to make sure mining benefits all its citizens

Two key steps Greenland should take to make sure mining benefits all its citizens

Greenland has vast mineral resources, including nickel, gold, and uranium, but at present the country only has two producing mines. Although Greenland has had...
With a $12.1 million offer to Greenland, America is playing softball in the Arctic

With a $12.1 million offer to Greenland, America is playing softball in the Arctic

On April 23, the U.S. Department of State announced it was offering a $12.1 million aid package to Greenland. During a briefing on the...