Frozen Assets

Price, Hilton
September 2013
Power Engineering;Sep2013, Vol. 117 Issue 9, p5
Trade Publication
The article discusses developments in the oil and gas exploration efforts in the Arctic region as of September 2013. In the U.S., Shell is not looking to conduct exploratory activities in the region until 2014 after its failed attempts in 2012. It claims that three major companies in Great Britain, namely, E.On, Centrica and RWE Npower, are planning to conduct Arctic drilling activities in the near future.


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