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The Heiss area is located along the coasts of the Franz Josef Land and could hold up to 140 million tons of oil and 2 trillion cubic meters of gas. Now, Gazprom is training on how to remove icebergs from the harsh Arctic waters.
September 20, 2018
According to the Russian natural gas producer, the Norwegian shipping and logistics company will handle millions of tons of LNG from Yamal.
September 19, 2018
But there will be exceptions, Yuri Borisov underlines.
September 17, 2018
Energy company Gazprom will soon be able to deliver up to 150 billion cubic meters of natural gas per year from its fields in the Yamal Peninsula.
September 14, 2018
After years of negotiations, Russia and Norway have still not signed an agreement on cross-border mapping of resources in the Barents Sea.
September 13, 2018
For a few years to come, gas from Russia’s Yamal Peninsula could be reloaded from ice-classed tankers to standard LNG-carriers outside Kirkenes or Honningsvåg.
September 12, 2018
With a speed of 11 knots the «Venta Maersk» sailed through the most difficult part of the Northern Sea Route.
September 12, 2018
New fleet of LNG-carriers to serve Arctic LNG-2 plant supposed to be launched by 2023.
September 12, 2018
As if a symbol of clean intents for the Arctic, Chinese shipping company COSCO has sent 4 vessels loaded with wind power equipment through the Northern Sea Route.
September 07, 2018
State company Rosneft does no longer believe in a liquified natural gas plant in Indiga on the coast of the Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
September 07, 2018
Exploration drilling proves another almost 800 billion cubic meters of natural gas in offshore fields.
September 05, 2018
A total of 9,95 million tons of goods have so far this year been shipped to and from ports on the Northern Sea Route.
August 28, 2018
Gazprom wants to build islands on shallow Arctic waters for well drilling, but argues that it will be too difficult to do the cleanup.
August 24, 2018
If the country is to reach its high ambitions for the Northern Sea Route, it might have to build a railway to Sabetta.
August 22, 2018
Natural gas company Novatek says it plans to build a major reloading terminal for LNG in the heavily militarised area of Ura Guba near Murmansk.
August 21, 2018
«There is a need for a civilian shipyard in the Murmansk area,» says Director of Kimek, the yard in Kirkenes with Russian shipowners as main customers.
August 17, 2018
The drilling of two wells in remote Arctic waters is basis for an international meeting of oilmen.
August 15, 2018
Gazpromneft Marine Bunker, a subsidiary of oil company Gazprom Neft, files a bankruptcy petition against the once very powerful regional company.
August 15, 2018
Russia doubles its production of liquified natural gas from the Arctic as a second plant in the Yamal LNG is launched this week. This is only the start, says company Novatek.
August 10, 2018
Russian geological research ships are soon on their way to the Laptev Sea.
August 08, 2018
State oil company Rosneft says it intends to build two major dry-docks for Arctic oil platforms in Shipyard No 82 in Roslyakovo.
August 07, 2018
It will be owned by nuclear power company Rosatom and serve the northernmost mine in the world.
August 06, 2018
Natural gas company Novatek has spud its first ever offshore Arctic well on the spot where it intends to develop its third Arctic LNG project.
July 31, 2018
Russia’s first floating nuclear power plant will be thoroughly tested before towing to the north Siberian port of Pevek.
July 30, 2018
Among the ships involved in this year’s first west-bound voyage across the Northern Sea Route is LNG carrier «Clean Planet», which is on its maiden trip to the Arctic terminal of Sabetta.
July 26, 2018