On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories on Eye on the Arctic this week:
-Canada hands the two-year rotating chairmanship of the Arctic Council over to the United States today, and Arctic Council stories dominated northern coverage this week. You can check them all out Eye on the Arctic’s Arctic Council 2015 section were we have interviews, articles, blogs and analysis
Elsewhere, energy and the environment dominated headlines in the European Arctic:
-A troubled Finnish mining company, previously responsible for environmental violations, is granted permission to construct a waste pipeline
-An in Canada, a company is proposing floating nuclear stations to power Arctic mining sites
That’s all from us for this week. We’ll be back on Monday with more stories and newsmakers from across the North.
Write to Eilís Quinn at eilis.quinn(at)cbc.ca