– Kan dekke en firedel av det norske markedet

– Kan dekke en firedel av det norske markedet

17/02/2017

Det nye lakserognanlegget Salten Aqua og SalmoBreed bygger i Sørfold kan dekke over 25 prosent av det norske markedet.

The Svalbard chapter of the Conservative Party has invested a lot of time and effort into having the government change the contractual conditions for leaseholds in Svalbard, and are well pleased with the latest new from the Department. From the left: Kjetil Figenschou (group leader and association leader of Svalbard Conservatives, Prime Minister Erna Solberg, Merete Nordheim and Stein-Ove Johannesen from Svalbard Conservatives. (Photo: Private)

Norwegian government wants to secure loans in Svalbard

17/02/2017

When the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries took over all building properties previously owned by Store Norske Spitsbergen Coal Company, new rules were put in place for renting ground premises on Svalbard. The new rules were no success and are now in process of being changed.

US – Canadian partnership for icebreakers

20/02/2017

With both the USA and Canada looking to boost their icebreaker capacities, the two countries have agreed to pool their resources in order to design and test polar icebreakers.

Blandet resultat i SalMar

15/02/2017

Fjerde kvartal har vært et blandet kvartal for SalMar-konsernet. Region Nord-Norge leverer meget gode resultater, mens resultatet i region Midt-Norge er påvirket av den biologiske situasjonen.

Såkorn i nord: Norinnova (f)rir igjen

Såkorn i nord: Norinnova (f)rir igjen

14/02/2017

Karl-Johan Jakola i Norinnova har med seg varaordfører Jarle Aarbakke i Tromsø som støttespiller, og tar nytt såkorninitiativ i nord. – Dette MÅ vi lykkes med, sier Aarbakke.

Drift ice in the Arctic Ocean. (Photo: Wikimedia)

Record low ice extent, warm temperatures further threaten ice

14/02/2017

Arctic sea ice continues to set new record lows. In January ice extent in the Arctic Ocean averaged 13.38 million square kilometers, the lowest since satellite observations began in 1979, and 260,000 square kilometers below the previous record set just last January, reports the National Snow and Ice Data Center in the United States (NSIDC).

Kjell Giæver, direktør i leverandørnettverket for petroleumsvirksomhet i nord, Petro Arctic, sier at mye tyder på at 2017 blir et kanonår for leting etter olje og gass i nord. (Foto: Christine Karijord)

– Funnet bekrefter Barentshavets potensial

13/02/2017

I leverandørnettverket Petro Arctic jubler de over Lundins storfunn i Barentshavet. Er med og bekrefter Barentshavet som framtidens viktigste petroleumsområde for Norge.

Lundin Norway and its partners Aker BP and DEA Norway have made what may be a large discovery in the southern Barents Sea. (Archive photo: Lundin)

Stort oljefunn i Barentshavet

13/02/2017

Lundin Norway AS har funnet olje og gass i Filicudiprospektet i det sørlige Barentshavet. Funnet kan bli større enn Johan Castberg.