Trump’s pick for U.S. Interior secretary has worked for Alaska and energy industry

U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated David Bernhardt to be the next secretary of Interior, to replace Ryan Zinke. Bernhardt

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Avoid seismic surveys near marine mammals in Barents Sea: politician in Arctic Norway

Acoustic surveys for oil deposits beneath the seabed should be avoided if there are whales nearby, says Arne Liaklev with

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Arctic drilling: Alaska employee who flagged environmental review violations claims whistleblower protection

The U.S. Office of Special Counsel, a federal agency that protects whistleblowers, is supporting an Alaska employee who complained the

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Russia’s Gazprom wants to build manmade islands for Arctic drilling, but will it clean up when it’s done?

Gazprom wants to build islands on shallow Arctic waters for well drilling, but argues that it will be too difficult

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Norway grants drilling rights closer to protected Arctic waters

Norway issues several new oil licenses north of the 74th parallel. “The opening of new exploration acreage is a precondition

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