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They will depart in November and sail without escort from Russian icebreakers, the Norwegian yard says.
October 21, 2016
The discovery of huge and unique fields in the two countries’ border areas is very likely, says Russia’s Minister of Natural Resources Sergey Donskoy.
October 21, 2016
The new 707 km long Northern Latitudinal Passage will connect Russia's Ural and West Siberian region with the Northern Sea Route.
October 20, 2016
People living in the arctic towns of Kiruna and Malmberget say their homes have been damaged by earthquakes caused by nearby mining, but the company has not paid compensation to any claimants in the last five years.
October 20, 2016
Investment company Aquila Capital buys the Lehtirova wind power project in northern Sweden. Production from the 41 wind generators will be delivered to Google.
October 19, 2016
Moscow invites New Delhi to joint oil and gas projects in Arctic waters.
October 18, 2016
Smoother driving towards the border crossing point of Salla as years of road construction come to end.
October 17, 2016
The well is to be drilled under the sea bottom of the Khatanga Bay in 2017.
October 17, 2016
Seismic vessels will be allowed to cross the border to collect data. Oil and gas reserves in the area could be substantial.
October 13, 2016
Negotiations are initiated to reopen the only flight between Barents Russia and Norway.
October 12, 2016
«It will meet the most modern standards of safety and comfort», airport Director Andrey Osipov says.
October 12, 2016
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

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