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The International Panel on Arctic Environmental Responsibility

2018 - 2021 (Pågående)
Panel
The International Panel on Arctic Environmental Responsibility is an independent and free-standing body tasked with assessing the environmental status of oil, gas, and mining companies in the Arctic.

The panel covers companies that are involved in resource extraction above the Arctic Circle in the circumpolar north. The purpose of panel is to promote higher environmental standards among companies involved in resource extraction in the Arctic.

The International Panel on Arctic Environmental Responsibility covers the Arctic areas of the following countries:

  • Canada
  • Denmark (Greenland)
  • Iceland
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Russia
  • Sweden
  • USA (Alaska)

Membership

Nomination to the panel is the prerogative of the panel’s Advisory Board. The Board nominates candidates based on their expertise on Arctic, environmental and resource-extraction issues and seeks to include a broad variety of panel members in terms of geographical background, expertise, age, and gender. It is also possible to apply for membership of the panel. To express your interest in submitting an application, send your CV to Indra Øverland (ino@nupi.no).

Panel members are required to act impartially and disclose any conflicts of interest in their contributions to the panel.

The panel is financed by the project Science and Business in Arctic Environmental Governance (PolGov), which is implemented by the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs in cooperation with the Fridtjof Nansen Institute and international partner institutions, funded by the Polar Research programme (POLARPROG) of the Research Council of Norway, the Ministry of Education and Research of Norway and the Ministry of Climate and Environment. However, the panel acts independently of these institutions and neither speaks on behalf of nor answers to them.


Prosjektleder

Indra Øverland

Forsker I, Leder for Forskningsgruppen for klima og energi

 

Temaer
Arktis  Klima  Energi
Deltakere
Eksterne

Preliminary list of companies covered by the panel:

  • Achimgaz
  • Agnico Eagle Mines
  • Almazy Anabara
  • ALROSA
  • Alyeska Pipeline Service Co.
  • Anadarko Petroleum
  • Anglo American
  • Arctic Gold
  • Arctic Marine Engineering-Geol. Expeditions
  • Arctic Slope Regional Corp.
  • Arktikmorneftegazrazvedka
  • Atlantic Petroleum
  • Aurion Resources
  • Auryn Resources
  • Avalon Minerals
  • Baffinland
  • Bashneft
  • Bayerngas
  • Beowulf Mining
  • BG
  • Boliden
  • BP
  • Brooks Range Petroleum
  • Caelus Energy
  • Capricorn Greenland Exploration
  • Centrica Resources
  • CGRG
  • Chevron
  • Commander Resources
  • Concedo
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Dalmorneftegeophysica
  • DEA Norge
  • Det norske oljeselskap
  • Devon NEC Corporation
  • DONG
  • Doyon
  • Dragon Mining
  • E.ON
  • Edison
  • Elkem
  • ENI
  • Equinor
  • ERIELL
  • Eurasian Minerals
  • Explora Petroleum
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Faroe Petroleum
  • First Quantum Minerals
  • Fortis Petroleum Corporation
  • Gazprom
  • GDF SUEZ
  • Geo Mining
  • Gold Fields
  • Great Bear Petroleum
  • Hilcorp
  • Hudson Resources
  • Idemitsu
  • Imperial Oil
  • Ironbank Zinc
  • Kinross Gold
  • Komnedra
  • Kovdorsky GOK
  • Leonhard Nilsen & Sønner
  • Lime Petroleum
  • LKAB
  • Lotos
  • Lovozero GOK
  • Lukoil
  • Lundin
  • Maersk Oil
  • Magnus Minerals
  • Malmbjerget Molybdenum
  • Marine Arctic Geological Expedition
  • MMG Resources
  • NANA Regional Corporation
  • Nenetskaya Neftyanaya Komp.
  • Nordic Mining
  • Noreco
  • Norge Mineral Resources
  • Norilsk Nickel
  • Nortec Minerals
  • North Energy
  • Northern Cross
  • Northern Iron
  • Northern Radiance
  • Northern Shield Resources
  • Northgas
  • North-Western Phosphorus Co.
  • Norwegian Rose
  • Novatek
  • Novourengoyskaya Burovaya Kompaniya
  • Nuna Minerals
  • Nunaoil
  • Nussir
  • Nytis Exploration
  • OMV
  • Omya Hustadmarmor
  • Petoro
  • PGNiG
  • PhosAgro
  • Platina Resources
  • Polymetal Int.
  • Pure E&P
  • Repsol
  • Rosneft
  • Royal Dutch Shell
  • RUSAL
  • Severneft-Urengoy
  • Severstal
  • Shakhta Intaugol
  • Sibelco Nordic
  • SK Rusvietpetro
  • Skaland Graphite
  • Spike Exploration Holding
  • Store Norske
  • Suncor Energy
  • Sydvaranger Gruve
  • Taranis Resources
  • Teck
  • Tertiary Minerals
  • The QUARTZ Corp.
  • Total
  • Trust Arktikugol
  • Tullow Oil
  • Usibelli Coal Mine
  • Vorkutaugol
  • Wintershall
  • Yamalzoloto
  • YaregaRuda