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Putin to launch ‘unstoppable’ hypersonic Zircon missile during war games with China and South Africa ...

The Daily Mail 03 Feb 2023
This image shows a Zircon hypersonic cruise missile being launched by the Gorshkov from the Barents Sea on May 28, 2022 ... a test launch of the nuclear-capable cutting-edge Zircon missiles into the Barents Sea, hitting a target 620 miles away in the White Sea, the Kremlin claimed.

Equinor and Vaar cut their ties to Barents Blue ammonia project

Upstream Online 01 Feb 2023
The Barents Blue concept is to make ammonia from natural gas from the Barents Sea, ...

‘A ginormous can of worms’: How a fight over snow crabs could lead to a ...

CNN 27 Jan 2023
In terms of the bottom of the sea, she added, “that means whatever oil or gas or ... Norway, one of Europe’s largest oil and gas producers, announced on Tuesday it planned to offer a record number of oil exploration blocks in the Barents Sea in the Arctic, according to Reuters.

Meet the Barents: momentum builds in Norway’s far north

Upstream Online 26 Jan 2023
The Barents Sea offshore northern Norway has had its fair share of setbacks in recent times for oil and gas exploration and development but there are ...

Giant Johan Castberg floater taking shape in Norway

Upstream Online 26 Jan 2023
The floating production, storage and offloading vessel being built for Equinor’s $6 billion Johan ...

Norway plans to award 92 Arctic oil and gas exploration blocks to energy companies

Offshore Technology 25 Jan 2023
Norway, the current largest gas provider to Europe and a significant exporter of petroleum, announced on Tuesday that it plans to offer 78 blocks in the Barents Sea ... The proposal includes additional areas in the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea ... part of the southern Barents Sea.

The Great British cod divide: How the price of top-rated fish and chips cost £8.50 ...

The Daily Mail 25 Jan 2023
All of its cod, haddock and plaice are caught from government monitored areas in the Barents Sea and Norwegian Sea where over-fishing is carefully monitored ... All of its cod, haddock and plaice are caught from government monitored areas in the Barents Sea and Norwegian Sea where over-fishing is carefully monitored.

Double relief: Norwegian tax break will see gas and oil supply to Europe increase [GGP]

Natural Gas World 25 Jan 2023
All of Aker BP’s projects are in the North Sea, except for Skarv Satellites and Graasel. Equinor follows by operating 11 projects, including Breidablikk, Irpa, Halten East, the electrification of the Njord field, and prolonging the lifetime of the Snohvit gas field in the Barents Sea through its ‘future’ project.

Russians advance into Ukraine

Hindustan Times 25 Jan 2023
... 25 miles overnight, outflanking the retreating Germans and cutting their rear communications with Rostov and the Black Sea coast ... Between January 1 and 15 our warships in the Barents Sea have sunk nine enemy transports and one coastguard vessel of a total tonnage of 51,000.

Barents Sea features big in Norway's 2023 APA round (Argus Media Limited)

Public Technologies 24 Jan 2023
Norway's energy ministry has proposed putting 92 new offshore oil and gas blocks on offer in its next licensing round for mature areas, 78 of them in the Barents Sea and the rest in the Norwegian Sea ... were in the North Sea, 16 in the Norwegian Sea and just two in the Barents Sea.

Putin's navy frigate armed with hypersonic missiles 'sailed towards US in the Atlantic in a ...

The Daily Mail 24 Jan 2023
... Africa to the Indian Ocean then enter the Mediterranean Sea through the Suez Canal. Russia's Admiral Gorshkov is pictured during a test launch of its Zircon missiles in the Barents Sea.

Norway Proposes 92 New Oil And Gas Exploration Blocks

Oil Price 24 Jan 2023
... gas exploration blocks in the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea to the best-known areas for exploration.

Norway plans to offer record number of Arctic exploration blocks

Upstream Online 24 Jan 2023
The licensing round announced on Tuesday proposes to offer 78 blocks in the Barents Sea, the highest number since the so-called APA licensing round began in 2003, restricted to more ...

High temperatures found to boost biodiversity in Arctic and sub-Arctic seas

Phys Dot Org 23 Jan 2023
To carry out the study, data acquired from more than 20,000 trawl surveys in the Norwegian and Barents Seas between 1994 and 2020 were analyzed. "In 1994, an average of 8 fish species were caught in each trawl in the Norwegian and Barents Seas, while in 2020 the number rises to more than 13, which represents an increase of 66%.

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