Atle Staalesen

Few days ahead of the COP26 climate talks in Glasgow, Russian government ministers outline an ambitious plan for hydrogen production and carbon capture and storage. A key part of the initiatives might unfold in the Arctic.
October 23, 2021
The Russian defence minister intends to organise a historical circumpolar voyage that includes visits to all Arctic archipelagos.
October 20, 2021
Unvaccinated pensioners are told to stay home as hospitals fill up with infected patients.
October 19, 2021
There is considerable growth in shipments on Russia's remote Arctic route, but shippers will have to boost deliveries by more than 100 percent in only two years if they are to reach the target set by the Kremlin.
October 19, 2021
Twenty of the projected 57 turbines are posing in the horizon of the far northern Kola Peninsula. The wind power park is due to start production in May 2022.
October 19, 2021
It will house the workers that are to operate one of Russia's northernmost coal fields.
October 15, 2021
But the quota level is still on a historically high level, negotiators say after Norwegian and Russian fishery authorities sign deal.
October 15, 2021
The Russian president says his country intends to make bigger CO2 emission cuts than the EU, and offers new energy partnerships with European leaders. Natural gas from the Arctic is key part of the plan.
October 14, 2021
The cabinet of Jonas Gahr Støre is making climate change and the High North top priorities. At the same time, it aims for reduced fuel prices and continued drilling in Arctic waters.
October 14, 2021
Company Vår Energi finds up to 12 million barres of recoverable oil equivalents in its far northern Rødhette well.
October 13, 2021

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