arctic policy of russia

  • Russia’s New Arctic Oil Development Is a Nightmare

    Russia’s New Arctic Oil Development Is a Nightmare

    Russia’s national oil company has begun construction on a massive project in the Arctic that officials say will produce 22.7 million tonnes of oil each year by 2024. The new operation is possible only because the Arctic is now traversable in places and at times it previously wasn’t, due to sea ice levels plummeting as…