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Biden plan could advance massive Arctic oil project

The Biden administration released an updated analysis of a major Arctic oil and gas project last week that opened the door to approving a scaled-back version of the controversial proposal — a prospect environmentalists slammed as betraying the president’s climate agenda.

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Who owns the Arctic and should they drill for oil and gas?

Environmental campaigners are taking Norway to court over drilling in the Arctic.
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Some investors say bank pledges to cut funding for Arctic drilling contain loopholes

Controversy over the funding of Arctic oil-and-gas drilling comes as world leaders and top financiers prepare to gather for the United Nations climate conference on curbing carbon emissions.
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EU aims for greater Arctic role and calls for oil, coal and gas to stay in the ground

The European Union has called for oil, coal and gas in the Arctic to stay in the ground, as it announced aspirations to play a greater role in the world's northernmost region.

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Melting Arctic ice pits Russia against U.S. and China for control of new shipping route

The Kremlin is close to realizing its controversial plans for a global shipping route in its high north—plans that have put Moscow at odds with the U.S. and could create friction with China, two countries that also have designs on the Arctic.
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Two Chinese rigs prepare for drilling in Russian Arctic waters

It is the fourth year in a row that Chinese oilmen explore the far northern Kara Sea.
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Bureau of Land Management proposes drilling on most of the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska

The Trump administration will propose opening up more than two-thirds of a remote Alaska reserve to oil and gas drilling, according to a document posted Thursday in the Federal Register, removing protections safeguarded under Ronald Reagan.
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