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The maiden voyage of top ice-class LNG tanker «Nikolay Yevgenov» goes through the Suez Canal and not the Northern Sea Route. Only few vessels in 2018 chose the Arctic shortcut between Asia and Europe.
May 13, 2019
The Payakha area on peninsula Taymyr might hold as much as 1,2 billion tons of oil.
May 08, 2019
Ice lies thick on the water as the world’s first icebreaking condensate tanker sails into a shallow bay by peninsula Taymyr.
May 07, 2019
It will serve Russia’s new Arctic LNG projects and might be located next door to a nuclear submarine base.
May 01, 2019
The Regional Council of Lapland decided on Monday to include a controversial rail line from Rovaniemi to Kirkenes, Norway in an updated regional land use plan.
April 30, 2019
Four representatives of Greenpeace jumped onboard oil rig «West Hercules» as it was being made ready for the drilling of one of the northernmost ever wells.
April 29, 2019
«Akademik Lomonosov» will be towed from Murmansk to Russia’s Arctic port of Pevek this summer and connected to the grid in December.
April 24, 2019
In two years time, up to 18 million tons of coal will be shipped out from the new Lavna terminal near Murmansk.
April 24, 2019
State oil producer Rosneft is challenging private company Lukoil’s control over the Varandey terminal.
April 16, 2019
As an Arctic storm rages along Barents Sea coast, company Novatek signals that it will move its large-scale reloading of LNG away from Norwegian waters.
April 15, 2019
Dumping of tailings into the Repparfjord on Norway’s Barents Sea coast will not be problematic in such a way that we shouldn’t allow for mining, argues Norway’s Minister of Trade and Industry Torbjørn Røe Isaksen
April 14, 2019
Shipping on the Northern Sea Route will amount to 92,6 million tons in year 2024, leader of nuclear power company Rosatom says. That is an increase of more than 450 percent in six years.
April 10, 2019
We will build an Arctic cluster that will help boost shipments on the Northern Sea Route, leader of Russia’s biggest oil company Rosneft makes clear to the President.
April 03, 2019
Local authorities along the Northern Sea Route are starting to plan for deliveries of a new energy source.
April 03, 2019
A string of wells have been drilled along the country’s maritime border to Russia. But none of them meet expectations.
April 02, 2019
The «Arctic Swan» violated catch regulations in Russian waters, the country's security service says.
April 02, 2019
It is put directly of the ice of the Ob Bay near the spot for Novatek’s new LNG terminal.
March 27, 2019
The Finnish Security Intelligence Service (Supo) has suspended a detective suspected of official misconduct. He was detained on Monday and his premises searched.
March 26, 2019
A convoy of 30 trucks, bulldozers and excavators is on its way to the development site of the Kharasavey natural gas field. About 20 percent of the field resources are located offshore in the Kara Sea.
March 21, 2019
There are currently five major forestry-related projects underway in Finland driven, at least in part, by Chinese investment.
March 21, 2019
The Sydvaranger mine gets a long awaited permission for renewed mining along Norway’s border to Russia.
March 19, 2019
Preferring internett resources, people reads less printed glossy magazines. Consequently, Stora Enso plans to convert the paper mill in Oulu into packaging board production.
March 18, 2019
Amid growing protests against Arctic drilling, the Norwegian government proposes 48 new oil blocks in the Barents Sea
March 15, 2019
Rosatomflot’s service base is not sized for all the planned new nuclear-powered icebreakers, says Andrey Zolotkov, who previously worked as engineer onboard one of the service vessels storing spent nuclear fuel.
March 13, 2019
The 260 meter long nuclear-powered «Sevmorput» makes a historic voyage through the shallow and icy waters of the Northern Dvina.
March 12, 2019