Mining the Arctic

Mining the Arctic for its Mineral Riches


After the Ice: Mineral Riches of the Arctic Receding Arctic ice is unlocking fathomless mineral resources — if you don’t mind frost and cost.  90 billion barrels — is the estimated size of undiscovered oil deposits beyond the Arctic Circle. [i] That’s equivalent to: 5.9% of world’s known oil reserves 110% of Russia’s reserves 1,677% … Read more