Blog – 2018: Recapping the year in the Arctic

Planet Earth has completed another rotation around the sun, which has now set on the Arctic for the next three

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Regional government to undertake big cleanup before gas drilling in Arctic Russia

Regional authorities will spend 100 million rubles on environmental upgrades of tundra lands as Gazprom starts development of its new

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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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Beauty spot in Arctic Norway set to become Barents oil terminal

Majority in Norway’s Standing Committee on Energy and Environment rules in favour developing the Johan Castberg oil field in the

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First Arctic well in 4 years draws no oil for Norway’s Aker BP

Aker BP made only a minor discovery of natural gas at the Svanefjell prospect in the Barents Sea. It was

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Ice-Blog – Former UN climate chief speaks out against Arctic drilling

One good thing about people no longer being in office is they are freer to come out with their own

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Russia’s Putin to turn Northern Sea Route into global shipping artery

President Putin presents his policy priorities for the next 6 years. As he last week entered into his fourth term

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Norway expands Arctic drilling, environmentalists worried

Strongly criticized by environmental groups, Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announces 56 new blocks in the Barents Sea. “Awarding

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