Friday, 31 March 2017

Russia forges new route to bring Arctic LNG to Asian markets

Ice breakers, led by the Yamal - Russia is eager to make the most of global warming. Ice breakers, led by the Yamal - Russia is eager to make the most of global warming. Wikimedia

An ice-breaking tanker docked for the first time at Russia's Arctic port of Sabetta to test a new route that could open the ice-bound Arctic Ocean to ships carrying LNG, including from the prolific Yamal peninsular.

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