High North News
Look Out for Drones – They Are Coming Everywhere
The third consecutive, annual ‘Drones in Norway’ conference will focus on using drones in fisheries, seafarming and the petroleum industry. (Illustration photo: Pixabay)The seafood industry, the offshore and petroleum industry and the drone industry meet for the third consecutive year at the ‘Drones in Norway’ conference in Bodø, Norway at the end of this month.
17-01-2018
Se opp for flere droner; de er underveis – overalt
The third consecutive, annual ‘Drones in Norway’ conference will focus on using drones in fisheries, seafarming and the petroleum industry. (Illustration photo: Pixabay)Sjømatnæringen, offshore- og petronæringen og dronenæringen møtes for tredje år på rad under konferansen Droner i Norge.
17-01-2018
– Scrapping Submarine Cable to Svalbard is Intolerable
- Scrapping the submarine cable opportunity as a potential power supply source to Svalbard without a feasibility study is quite remarkable says Dag Ivar Brekke, former deputy director of Store Norske Spitsbergen Kullkompani (SNSK).
16-01-2018
– Uholdbart å skrinlegge sjøkabel til Svalbard
- Det er merkelig å skrinlegge sjøkabel som mulig energiforsyning til Svalbard uten utredning. Det sier tidligere SNSK-direktør Dag Ivar Brekke.
16-01-2018
Barents Money Battle
Wrestling match between Russia and Norway during the Barents Winter Games in Murmansk, a people-to-people project that has received funding through the Barens Secretariat. At present, further funding of its operations is debated in Norway. (Photo: Jonas Karlsbakk/the Barents Secretariat)There appears to be large insecurity and clear disagreement over the further funding of the Barents Secretariat in Kirkenes, Norway.
16-01-2018
Pengekrangel om Barentssatsing
Wrestling match between Russia and Norway during the Barents Winter Games in Murmansk, a people-to-people project that has received funding through the Barens Secretariat. At present, further funding of its operations is debated in Norway. (Photo: Jonas Karlsbakk/the Barents Secretariat)Det hersker tilsynelatende stor usikkerhet, og klar uenighet, omkring den videre finansieringen av Barentssekretariatet i Kirkenes.
16-01-2018
Restoration of US air base in Iceland does not mean troops will follow, Navy says
The Navy’s construction of a former air base in Iceland does not necessarily mean that U.S. troops will again be stationed in the country, according to Navy officials.
16-01-2018
Iceland In Top 10 Countries Participating In “Veganuary”
Iceland is in 6th place amongst the top 20 countries participating in Veganuary in terms of per capita participation.
16-01-2018
Kronikk: Lenge leve norsk industri!
Norsk industri er moderne, miljøvennlig og godt rusta for den teknologiske revolusjonen vi står midt opp i. Og vi trenger den mer enn noen gang, skriver Marte Gerhardsen.
12-01-2018
Putin ruster opp luftvernet i Arktis
De russiske styrkenes luftvernsjef Alexander Leonov sier at de første missilene skal være på plass i Arktis i 2018.
12-01-2018