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Arctic and Antarctic in modern geopolitics

The project is devoted to the actual direction of the assessment of the impact on contemporary geopolitics of climate change and related changes in the Earth's distance from the polar regions. The project is based on the provisions of the strategic importance of the polar regions for the development of modern civilization. Examines geopolitical, military, economic and other aspects of the problem.

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In Russia build Arctic robots for production of hydrocarbons

Their development included in the draft state program on development of the Arctic zone.

01-09-2017 admin 1044 0

Sailing through the ice: 85 years ago was built through the Northern sea route

Expedition of Otto Schmidt in 1932, losing in the ice screw was able to go from Arkhangelsk to the Pacific ocean in a single navigation and formulated the main approaches to the development of this route.

27-08-2017 admin 1360 0

Floating nuclear power plant will supply energy of the Russian drilling rigs in the Arctic

Drilling in the Arctic ocean are becoming more attractive as the melting of ice, and Russia intends to use nuclear energy to ensure the operation of ports, coastal infrastructure, and oil and gas production.

08-08-2017 admin 1120 0

Dollars and Uncle Sam: Why Korea refused to work with Rosneft in the Arctic

Onbrasenia hydrocarbon prices and Western sanctions are making it much more difficult for Russian companies developing offshore fields. Especially those located in the Northern seas. The lack of the necessary for exploration and production of oil and gas technologies "Rosneft" could be addressed by involving partners from South Korea. However, as it became known to Life, local business is not eager to invest in Russian projects in the Barents, Pechora sea and the Black sea.

01-07-2017 admin 2063 0

The US and Russia in the Arctic

As you know, the Arctic is a special region, how little amenable to economic development and poorly suited for living. But global warming and widespread development of technology made her extremely attractive to the entire world community. The possibility of exploitation of hydrocarbon and mineral wealth, the opening of new polar routes, the organization of regular navigation – this dream of not only the Arctic countries, but many are far from the North pole regions.

29-05-2017 admin 5394 0

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