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The nickel smelter in Norilsk is the company’s oldest and has for decades been among the biggest polluters in the Taymyr peninsula.
June 29, 2016
Up 11 percent from the same period last year.
June 28, 2016
The Norwegian flagged chemical tanker was loaded with 14,000 tons of oil products when it touched the ground in the Bering Strait.
June 27, 2016
Two new sea ports must be built to serve the projected grand coal project in the area, regional governor Viktor Tolokonsky says
June 27, 2016
Construction of another 170 km of rail across the Yamal Peninsula will start in 2017, regional leader Dmitry Kobylkin says.
June 23, 2016
The nuclear waste disposal firm Posiva Solutions has announced that it will provide assistance to Finnish nuclear power company Fennovoima in disposal of its spent nuclear fuel waste.
June 23, 2016
Never before has this much Russian oil been transported along the Norwegian Arctic coast.
June 22, 2016
Mikhail Fridman’s DEA Norge intends to invest more than $100 million in exploration this year.
June 21, 2016
Sovcomflot’s new ship will be as powerful as a nuclear icebreaker.
June 17, 2016
Several hundred people assembled on the Saint Petersburg waterfront as the Baltic Yard today launched the «Arktika».
June 16, 2016
A new air route from Apatity to Simferopol has been cancelled before it was started. Only ten tickets had been sold for the first flight.
June 15, 2016
Federal Minister of Transport Maksim Sokolov pays visit to Murmansk to see the development of the region’s grand infrastructure project.
June 14, 2016
Parliament Member Hanna Halmeenpää is not confident that Fennovoima's Russian designed reactor will provide stable electricity prices for a 60 years period.
June 14, 2016
Only few days after selling his fish empire, the Norwegian big shot announces the heftiest oil deal in Norway in years.
June 13, 2016
The Swedish iron ore major invests more than 1 billion SEK in new Norwegian port infrastructure.
June 10, 2016
Four wind power generators with a total 200 KWh capacity are being erected in Amderma, the town on the Kara Sea coast. Over the next years, EU programme Kolarctic will finance several more Russian Arctic wind parks.
June 10, 2016
Russia’s Arctic bishop pays a visit to new tundra oil field.
June 09, 2016
Clean and renewable energy options for people living in the Arctic is one of the focal points for the U.S. chairmanship of the Arctic Council. Many new initiatives are on their way, principal deputy assistant secretary of the the US Department of State's Bureau of Energy Resources Mary Warlick says to Barents Observer.
June 08, 2016
The vessel, built and designed in Finland, will be able to cut through 1,6 meter thick ice.
June 08, 2016
The revenues of reindeer herding businesses doubled during the last fiscal year mainly because of higher meat prices and lower production costs.
June 07, 2016
Our drilling program in the area is far too ambitious, the company admits.
June 06, 2016
Low oil prices have made oil company Eni write down the value of the world’s northernmost offshore oil field Goliat by €710 million.
June 06, 2016
The Ulberikansky well in the Sea of Okhotsk is the first joint offshore drilling operation of the two companies.
June 02, 2016
Regional governor Igor Koshin dreams about a Pechora LNG plant with connecting sea port and railway.
June 01, 2016
Researcher from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate study sediments from the northeasternmost parts of the country’s shelf.
May 31, 2016