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More than 1,000 workers are engaged in the development of the new infrastructure along the Kola Bay. It will be ready in March 2018, regional Transport Minister Dmitry Sosnin says.
October 10, 2016
China’s biggest shipping company this year increases its engagement along the Russian Arctic shipping passage.
October 10, 2016
… and western sanctions are not putting a stop to interaction with Russia, Tara Sweeney, leader of the Arctic Economic Council says.
October 09, 2016
After being moored for 23 years, the nuclear powered icebreaker will be towed for final decommissioning.
October 05, 2016
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment points out that for instance Sodankylä in northern Finland already possesses solid expertise as it is the home of a satellite data centre.
October 05, 2016
Pevek will get the world’s first floating nuclear power plant. Construction of infrastructure starting now.
October 04, 2016
The Norwegian company might have spent $300 million on its two joint wells with Rosneft in the Sea of Okhotsk. They were both dry, reports say.
September 30, 2016
The nuclear power company builds a conventional icebreaker, to serve the oil and gas companies operating in Yamal.
September 30, 2016
The park located in northern Swedish region of Norrbotten will produce about 500 GWh per year.
September 30, 2016
We hope this will not become a political issue, a leading representative of the company says.
September 29, 2016
Local infrastructure in the remote Arctic outpost must be ready for the world's first floating NPP by late 2017.
September 29, 2016
Two new mines to be opened over next three years in Pechenga, the company’s hotbed in the Kola Peninsula.
September 29, 2016
New terminal facilities will open the way for a doubling of Norilsk Nickel’s deliveries of nickel from Arctic Siberia to the Kola Peninsula.
September 27, 2016
Urals Energy gets full control over the oil field on the Russian Arctic island.
September 22, 2016
«Thousands of specialists, advanced technology and large-scale investments has made this possible», President Vladimir Putin says as he officially launches production at East Messoyakha, the northernmost field on the Russian mainland.
September 21, 2016
«We have 20 trillion cubic meters of Arctic natural gas available, lets get it developed before it is too late».
September 15, 2016
I want to express genuine gratitude to the ones who initiated this great deed - to build Sabetta, the Patriarch said as he paid a visit to the grand new Arctic sea port.
September 14, 2016
We have found new solutions that allow us to realise the project, the Norwegian company says about its Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea.
September 13, 2016
It has the capacity to handle 20,000 cars per day, Governor Marina Kovtun says.
September 12, 2016
Design institute assures the small reactor meets IAEA’s safety standards.
September 12, 2016
Environmental organizations and political opposition parties put a stop to oil minister Tor Lien’s desired opening of the perspective waters near Lofoten.
September 09, 2016
Company owner Felix Tschudi sends a positive signal to an Arctic town hungry for iron ore.
September 07, 2016
Developments in the Barents Sea take a leap forward as Statoil buys new license stakes and OMV signals its preferred choice of platform for the Wisting field.
September 06, 2016
It will be a stationary and ice-protected installation built on 30 meter long pillars planted in the shallow waters of the field Kamennomysskoye-more.
September 06, 2016
Shipping volumes on the Russian Arctic route could reach 65 million tons by year 2020, Nikolay Patrushev says. That is very unrealistic, a Norwegian expert disputes.
September 05, 2016