Thomas Nilsen

Mission aborted: Russia’s new complex for the expanded Vostok Antarctica station will be delayed with a year as Sevmorput has to turn back to St. Petersburg after sailing zigzag outside Angola for a month.
November 26, 2020
The north-Swedish iron-ore company takes the front seat in developing a new world standard for reducing carbon emissions from mining and industrial activity.
November 23, 2020
The hottest October ever in Europe is now followed by a November weekend with an average of 6,7°C above normal across the Arctic.
November 22, 2020
70 DEGREES NORTH - Long-distance winter drive through remote areas with electric cars in northernmost Europe is becoming safer and more reliable as a comprehensive network of Supercharger and high-power stations are switched on.
November 20, 2020
A pint of beer at any of the airport bars in Norway costs more than a ticket for a two-hour flight to the north.
November 19, 2020
The powerful "Arktika" set off from Murmansk on Saturday for a three-week assignment to the Northern Sea Route. Mid-Barents Sea, though, the icebreaker turned around and sailed back to port.
November 17, 2020
The 32-year old nuclear-powered container ship "Sevmorput" has an unexplained breakdown causing restricted maneuverability. The ship has sailed zig-zag outside port in Angola for more than two weeks.
November 13, 2020
The Arctic fox is waiting for a delayed winter. 9.4 °C measured at the weather station in Reindalspasset just after midnight on November 12.
November 12, 2020
Work is stopped on the 46 km railway line to Lavna on the west side of the Kola Bay.
November 11, 2020
Smelting will stop on December 25 at the plant in Nikel near Russia's border to Norway.
November 11, 2020