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WWF Russia seeks foster parents for 500 polar bears

November 15th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Under a new initiative by WWF Russia, individuals and companies can become a foster parent of a polar bear for a one-time contribution of 30,000 ... Read more...

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ExxonMobil and Rosneft sign deal for joint development of Arctic and Black Sea resources

August 31st, 2011 - 3:37 am ICT by BNO News
SOCHI, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobil and the Russian state-controlled oil company Rosneft have signed a deal for joint exploration and development of Arctic and Black sea hydrocarbon ... Read more...

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Russia to build n-powered icebreaker for Arctic region

December 26th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 26 (IANS) Russia will build a nuclear-powered icebreaker for use during winters in the country's western Arctic region.The money earned through selling a stake in Sovcomflot - Russia's largest shipbuilding ... Read more...

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World’s 30 percent undiscovered gas and 13 percent oil may lie north of Arctic Circle

May 29th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): A detailed geological survey has revealed that around 30 percent of the world's yet-to-be discovered gas resources and 13 percent of its undiscovered oil reserves may lie north ... Read more...

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