Shipping in the Arctic grew by 25% between 2013 and 2019, according to the Arctic Council.
Ralph Lauren and Puma are among eight major companies that have pledged to not use the Arctic for commercial shipping, according to the Ocean Conservancy.
Containerships, a CMA CGM subsidiary, has announced the receipt of the fourth containership powered by liquified natural gas (LNG), the Containerships Arctic.
The Clean Arctic Alliance has welcomed the decision from MSC, the second-biggest container shipping line in the world, to not use the Northern Sea Route (NSR) between Europe and Asia.
Russia President Vladimir Putin is looking to launch a state-run container ship operator as part of efforts to make the Northern Sea Route (NSR) economically viable, according to Bloomberg.
OneWeb, the world’s largest satellite communications network, has today announced the details of its Arctic high-speed, low-latency internet service in an effort to bring seamless connectivity to the world’s most remote areas.
The Clean Arctic Alliance (CAA) has called for German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Nordic Prime Ministers to support a ban on the use of heavy fuel oil (HFO) in the Arctic.