December sea ice levels in Arctic Europe at record low

It is December and European Arctic waters are free of ice way north of Svalbard and Novaya Zemlya. Norwegian Ice Service,

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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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Two more Russian rigs deployed for Arctic gas drilling

Jackup rig “Arcticheskaya” has arrived in Murmansk (Northwestern Russia) after 5 months of repair in Singapore, and sister rig “Amazon”

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