Atle Staalesen

A carrier loaded with liquified natural gas from the Yamal Peninsula is on its way to Equinor's Melkøya plant in Norway.
April 08, 2021
Special forces from Chechnya board a powerful icebreaking vessel and stage a show of force on the far northern coasts of the Yenisey. On site is the region's Deputy Prime Minister Vakhit Usmayev.
April 07, 2021
Five governors propose to establish a Big Northern Sea Route that stretches from St.Petersburg to Vladivostok.
April 01, 2021
The serious troubles in the Arctic tourism industry is not the reason why we sell our assets, the Norwegian cruise ship and adventure company underlines.
March 31, 2021
With springtime comes a hike in Russian military training along the border to Norway.
March 30, 2021
Parts of Northern Siberia were up to 7℃ warmer than normal in 2020. Massive melting of sea-ice on the Northern Sea Route now paves the way for a hike in shipping.
March 29, 2021
Supporters of Aleksei Navalny were forcefully dragged into police vans, but leader of the local National Guard argues that his men acted with politeness.
March 25, 2021
Russia's new government Program on Liquified Natural Gas includes a series of new Arctic projects, among them possibly the Shtokman field.
March 25, 2021
State experts approve Rosneft's plans for the Sever Port Bay project. It marks the opening of a new oil province in the Taymyr Peninsula, developers say.
March 24, 2021
Russia's two biggest oil companies prepare for a legal battle over transportation of Arctic oil in the country's highest court.
March 23, 2021