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Four years after Northland Resources filed for bankruptcy, production of iron-ore concentrate starts at Kaunisvaara outside Pajala on July 18.
June 19, 2018
The two major yards in Severodvinsk, northern Russia, intend to deliver key components to the country’s planned new Arctic natural gas project.
June 19, 2018
Norway issues several new oil licenses north of the 74th parallel.
June 18, 2018
25th satellite in Russia’s equivalent to GPS is now in operation.
June 18, 2018
«They are interested», says the Russian Minister of Energy.
June 14, 2018
The Norwegian ice-free port is suggested a key position in EU’s Scandinavian-Mediterranean Corridor railway network.
June 07, 2018
The value of the Norwegian Oil Fund’s investment in Sberbank increased by more than a billion kroner last year.
June 06, 2018
They are among the richest people on planet earth and holds an insane amount of private money. The Barents Observer gives you the overview of who owns what in the Murmansk region.
June 05, 2018
Jackup rig «Arcticheskaya» has arrived in Murmansk after 5-months of repair in Singapore, and sister rig «Amazon» is ready to spud wells in the Gulf of Ob.
June 05, 2018
The Russian Arctic region faces increasing troubles in financing its flagship project, the Murmansk Transport Hub.
June 04, 2018
Board of Directors suggests to pay nearly $1 billion more in dividends for 2017 than the previous year.
June 04, 2018
Majority in the Standing Committee on Energy and Environment rules in favour developing the Johan Castberg oil field in the Barents Sea.
June 03, 2018
The company made only a minor discovery of natural gas at the Svanefjell prospect in the Barents Sea.
May 31, 2018
We are definitely interested in the materialization of the Belkomur railway, leader of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) makes clear.
May 31, 2018
They will be environmentally friendly and far cheaper to use, the company says.
May 28, 2018
Oil company Total obtains 10 percent of Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2, the major project in the remote Gydan Peninsula.
May 25, 2018
A total of 1,120 wagons were unloaded in one day. Most of it was coal.
May 25, 2018
Russia’s next major liquified natural gas project is likely to be served by a fleet of domestically built vessels sailing under Russian flag.
May 22, 2018
After a 4,000 km voyage from St. Petersburg, the floating nuclear power plant is moored on the banks of the Kola Bay.
May 19, 2018
The base, which previously housed 12 submarines from the powerful Pacific Fleet, will soon become terminal for Novatek’s Arctic LNG.
May 18, 2018
Oil major drops «oil» from its name, argues responsibility, better balance to effectively fight climate change. Greenwashing says Greenpeace.
May 16, 2018
A local reflection from Blogger51 on the floating nuclear power plant which will be charged with nuclear fuel in the City of Murmansk.
May 13, 2018
Strongly criticized by environmental groups, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announces 56 new blocks in the Barents Sea.
May 09, 2018
Lukoil drills dry and Rosneft decides to postpone further developments in the area.
May 08, 2018
The controversial Russian installation will spend the next two weeks along the Norwegian coast.
May 04, 2018