Russian President Vladimir Putin has outlined an ambitious plan to increase Russia’s Arctic presence.
Agreement protects existing fishery jobs while creating economic and employment opportunities.
The road could unlock the mineral wealth of Canada’s North.
Canada needs to keep pace if only because it can’t count on the current international order to hold: analyst.
Scientists warn Canada’s northwest corner is warming more quickly than almost any other spot on the globe.
Critics say more is needed than reorganization, coast guard is underfunded.
Even a one-degree increase is melting permafrost, shrinking glaciers, and increasing sediment.
Work to be completed in Canada, except when the ships need work overseas.
Seeking energy dominance by exporting oil, gas and coal to global markets.
Related to absorption of increasing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide.
Trudeau defends decision, says measure will protect the Arctic from an oil spill under sea ice.
Technical challenges largely overcome; would replace aging diesel generators.
World Wildlife Fund asking Federal Court to declare them invalid.
Washington and Ottawa continue to work on new climate measures.
Alaska needs to get oil in its 800-mile pipeline to fuel its economy.