A Scramble for the Arctic?

In a time when political tensions are escalating and countries are adopting more militaristic and confrontational geopolitical strategies, the Arctic is emerging as one of the main arenas in the showdown between the great powers.…

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Russia versus Canada: Competition, Coronavirus, and Canada’s Energy Future

By Jessica Lobo (New York University) Canada’s and Russia’s energy relationship is not typically understood as geopolitically significant relative to other big players in global energy markets. However, as two of the largest exporters of…

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From Russia, with oil

By Stewart Muir, executive director of the Resource Works Society On Tuesday, July 31, the oil tanker Nordtulip arrived, loaded, at the Washington State port of Anacortes.It's almost bewildering to absorb news of Nordtulip's arrival…

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