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  • Industrial Heritage and Arctic Mining Sites : Material ...

    Industrial Heritage and Arctic Mining Sites : Material ...

    Industrial Heritage and Arctic Mining Sites : Material Remains as Resources for the Present – and the Future

  • Speaking Notes – Arctic Mining – Trends and Technology

    Speaking Notes – Arctic Mining – Trends and Technology

    It was the production of oil and gas and gold and metal mining that built towns and created great wealth for NWT residents and is part of our long history of contributing to the national economy. For the last 2 decades, resource development has remained, but the industry has been dominated by diamond mining.

  • A sustainable mining in the Arctic Luleå University of ...

    A sustainable mining in the Arctic Luleå University of ...

    Opportunities and challenges of sustainable mining in the Arctic, were the topics during two days at the House of Science in Luleå. It is the host nation for the Arctic Council, the United States that have chosen to locate Conference Best Practices for Mining and Sustainable Development in the Arctic, to Luleå

  • Finnish company joins mining project in Russian High Arctic

    Finnish company joins mining project in Russian High Arctic

    Mining technology company Outotec will take part in the development of the Pavlovsky zinc and lead mine in Novaya Zemlya, in the Russian Arctic. It is the high Arctic and conditions are extreme.

  • Technology Thursday seminar: Arctic mining, Zeroharm ...

    Technology Thursday seminar: Arctic mining, Zeroharm ...

    In Arctic mining: Zeroharmseminar, experts working in mining and related fields gather together and discuss about the work safety and risk management issues. The chair and moderator is Research Professor Pekka Tervonen from University of Oulu. Breakfast is .

  • Feds finalize plan to open Alaska's Arctic National ...

    Feds finalize plan to open Alaska's Arctic National ...

    Sep 13, 2019· The Trump administration announced Thursday its final plan to open Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling, giving the petroleum industry access to the pristine wildland for the ...

  • Unconventional Oil Exploration: The Arctic Frontier

    Unconventional Oil Exploration: The Arctic Frontier

    Oct 14, 2014· Editor's Note: This is the second installment of our Tuesday series, 'Unconventional Oil Exploration' The Arctic Frontier – A Challenge. Oil and gas exploration and production (EP) involves many challenging processes, not the least of which is figuring out where these elusive deposits are and which ones will prove the most productive and profitable.

  • Arctic mining: Minerals race could be the geopolitical ...

    Arctic mining: Minerals race could be the geopolitical ...

    THE polar regions are the closest thing left to territory in the modern world. But with sea ice melting at a rapid rate due to global warming, the Arctic Sea — and its abundance of ...

  • ARCTIC Advanced Resource Clean Technology Innovation ...

    ARCTIC Advanced Resource Clean Technology Innovation ...

    The ARCTIC program: Fasttracking Cleantech Innovation in the Resource Sector. ARCTIC is Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre's flagship program. The ARCTIC Challenge process brings together industry, entrepreneurs, and the public sector to find and fund cleantech solutions for .

  • Speakers Arctic Circle

    Speakers Arctic Circle

    Doaa AbdelMotaal is an environment and climate change expert. She is the former chief of staff of the United Nations Fund for Agricultural Development, Rome, Italy, and former deputy chief of staff of the World Trade Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. She travelled to the Antarctic and the Arctic in to research her book, Antarctica, The Battle for the Seventh Continent.

  • Miner Digs for Gold in the Arctic WSJ

    Miner Digs for Gold in the Arctic WSJ

    On a trip to Nunavut, Canada, in the Arctic, WSJ's Alistair MacDonald walks us through the process of goldmining in weather conditions that can drop to 50 degrees below zero, with winds up to 80 ...

  • The Race Is On to Mine the Deep Ocean, But Scientists Are Wary

    The Race Is On to Mine the Deep Ocean, But Scientists Are Wary

    Aug 29, 2018· In total, the ISA recognizes 29 claims, although mining has yet to begin. Currently all activity in the CCZ is in the experimental or exploratory phase. A reservoir for biodiversity

  • Petroleum exploration in the Arctic Wikipedia

    Petroleum exploration in the Arctic Wikipedia

    There are 19 geological basins making up the Arctic region. Some of these basins have experienced oil and gas exploration, most notably the Alaska North Slope where oil was first produced in 1968 from Prudhoe Bay. However, only half the basins – such as the Beaufort Sea and the West Barents Sea – .

  • A Soviet Ghost Town in the Arctic Circle, Pyramiden Stands ...

    A Soviet Ghost Town in the Arctic Circle, Pyramiden Stands ...

    May 19, 2014· A Soviet Ghost Town in the Arctic Circle, Pyramiden Stands Alone This outpost in the high north looks much as it did when it was abandoned in 1998, providing visitors with a glimpse into Soviet ...

  • Mining in Antarctica — Australian Antarctic Division

    Mining in Antarctica — Australian Antarctic Division

    What can prevent such exploitation is a strong, wellsupported international agreement. Nations of the Antarctic Treaty system agreed in 1991 to put a halt to the exploitation of minerals when they signed a comprehensive Protocol on Environmental Protection (the Madrid Protocol), which banned mining in Antarctica indefinitely. This important ...

  • Melting ice caps open up Arctic for 'white gold rush ...

    Melting ice caps open up Arctic for 'white gold rush ...

    Jul 04, 2011· Melting ice caps open up Arctic for 'white gold rush' As rising temperatures expose more land for exploration, prospectors are rushing to the far north in the hope of carving out a new mineral ...

  • About us Arctic Economic Council

    About us Arctic Economic Council

    We work to facilitate responsible business and economic development of the Arctic and its communities. Our goal is to share and advocate for best practices, technological solutions, and standards. We support market accessibility and provide advice and a business perspective to the work of the Arctic Council. Our members represent a wide range of businesses operating in [.]

  • Life against the odds in Australia's underground town ...

    Life against the odds in Australia's underground town ...

    Coober Pedy is at the centre of Australia's opal mining industry. Now the town, where 60% of its residents live underground, is becoming a leader in sustainable living.

  • China's Emerging Strategies in the Arctic

    China's Emerging Strategies in the Arctic

    Apr 19, 2019· The case of Greenland may be another emerging example of strategic overtones of Chinese economic diplomacy in the Arctic. In addition to Chinese investment in potential Greenlandic mining sites, with the most prominent being the Kvanefjeld site where mining of rare earth elements and uranium is being planned via a joint venture between an Australian and a Chinese partnership, there .