Post Tagged with: "Arctic"

Source: Rosneft

Russia Eyes Greater Energy Dominance as Novatek Taps Arctic

From Bloomberg

Almost 1,500 miles from Moscow, the tiny port of Sabetta nestles in a desolate Russian Arctic peninsula. A former outpost for Soviet geologists, it’s now the site of Russia’s most ambitious liquefied natural gas project, operated by a …

April 9, 2019 - 12:05 pm
Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

April 8, 2019 - 1:13 am
Source: Bashneft

Seismic Surveys of U.S. Arctic Refuge Coastal Plain Delayed

From Reuters

There will be no seismic exploration this winter on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the Interior Department said on Friday, after the company seeking permission to conduct the tests ran out of time to …

February 8, 2019 - 5:22 pm
Melting Arctic Ice Creates Popular New Route for LNG

Melting Arctic Ice Creates Popular New Route for LNG

LNG shippers are taking advantage of open waters as ice caps stage one of their largest retreats on record

From Bloomberg

A new trade route for energy supplies is opening up north of the Arctic Circle as some of the …

August 29, 2018 - 11:56 am
President Declares “Indefinite” Offshore Drill Ban for Alaska and Atlantic Coastal Waters

President Declares “Indefinite” Offshore Drill Ban for Alaska and Atlantic Coastal Waters

White House Issues Memorandum Withdrawing Bulk of Alaska’s Arctic OCS and Portions of Atlantic OCS from Oil and Gas Drilling

Today the White House pulled the plug on offshore drilling leases in the bulk of the Arctic offshore Alaska and …

December 20, 2016 - 5:55 pm
Source: Rosneft

Shell Pulls Arctic Plug, Looks at $4.1 Billion in Impairments

Decision to leave the Alaskan Arctic a combination of factors

Royal Dutch Shell (ticker: RDSA) announced today that it plans to put an end to its operation offshore Alaska, according to a company press release. The news came following …

September 28, 2015 - 5:09 pm
Source: Rosneft

Shell Prepares to Go Back to the Arctic

Shell exec has eyes set to the North

Royal Dutch Shell (ticker: RDSA) is preparing to return to the Arctic and begin exploring for the first time since 2012, according to Chief Financial

Officer Simon Henry. Henry said the oil …

May 4, 2015 - 6:29 pm
Source: Rosneft

Report Urges Development of Arctic Assets

A report filed by the National Petroleum Council encourages the U.S. to develop Arctic energy reserves

The National Petroleum Council (NPC) recently concluded a study at the behest of the United States’ Department of Energy about potentially tapping oil and …

March 30, 2015 - 6:37 pm