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Start-up ships Arctic Ice from 100,000-year-old glaciers to bars in Dubai

The News International 02 Mar 2024
Arctic Ice claims that its operations are designed to minimize environmental impact by using existing cargo shipping routes and reducing carbon dioxide emissions per container shipped to and from ...
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Startup sparks fury for shipping 100,000-year-old Arctic ice to chill cocktails in Dubai

New York Post 01 Mar 2024
The startup Arctic Ice has come under fire for shipping ice from Greenland’s icebergs to Dubai, where it is being used to chill pricey cocktails ... Arctic Ice claims that its operations are ...
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File - The Greenland ice sheet (Danish: Grønlands indlandsis, Greenlandic: Sermersuaq) is a vast body of ice covering 1,710,000 square kilometres (660,000 sq mi), roughly 79% of the surface of Greenland.
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A new company is shipping Arctic ice from Greenland to chill posh drinks in Dubai

CNN 01 Mar 2024
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A new company is shipping Arctic ice from Greenland to chill drinks in high-end Dubai bars

Lebanon Express 01 Mar 2024
The startup company, Arctic Ice, shipped its first container of around 22 tons of Greenland ice to Dubai this year for sale to high-end bars and restaurants ... Arctic Ice has attracted controversy.
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Dubai bars to serve ancient Arctic ice in high-end drinks

Madison 01 Mar 2024
The startup company, Arctic Ice, shipped its first container of around 22 tons of Greenland ice to Dubai this year for sale to high-end bars and restaurants.
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US Marine contingent to join huge NATO Nordic drill, show ‘we’ll be here when needed’

Stars and Stripes 01 Mar 2024
For NATO, adding Finland last year and soon-to-be member Sweden brings militaries with experience operating in the Arctic, where melting sea ice brings the prospect of new shipping lanes and greater access to undersea natural resources.
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Titan sub tragedy: Banging sounds that gave false that passengers were alive made public

Hindustan Times 29 Feb 2024
Debris from the Titan submersible, recovered from the ocean floor near the wreck of the Titanic, is unloaded from the ship Horizon Arctic at the Canadian Coast Guard pier in St.
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The banging sound that kept Titan rescuers’ hopes alive: New audio from sub disaster that ...

Cedar News 28 Feb 2024
... ship Polar Prince ... The wreckage of the Titan submersible, recovered from the ocean floor near the wreckage of the Titanic, is unloaded from the ship Horizon Arctic at the Canadian Coast Guard dock.
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‘It is magical to swim surrounded by the Arctic winter in all its brutal glory’: ...

The Guardian 28 Feb 2024
Our writer travelled on a low-emission ship to the top of Europe in winter to experience the northern lights, cross-country skiing and a freezing plunge in the sea The view from the ship’s bridge is what I expected.
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Holland America wants travelers to live on a cruise ship for 4 ½ months while ...

Business Insider 28 Feb 2024
The catch? From there, you can travel around the world on a 25-year-old ship ... Holland America's 133-day "pole-to-pole" cruise, sailing to Antarctica and the Arctic Circle, is scheduled for January 2025 ... It's a long itinerary for a compact ship.
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Shipping of plastic pellets faces greater scrutiny

Splash24/7 27 Feb 2024
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Clean Arctic Alliance: Switching to distillate fuel in the Arctic

SAFETY4SEA 26 Feb 2024
The Clean Arctic Alliance has urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to adopt a mandatory regulation mandating the use of distillate fuels by ships operating in and near the Arctic.
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Inuit hardships are lost amid Canada's affordability crisis. But this MP is listening

Moosejaw Today 26 Feb 2024
"Sorry," Idlout said, catching herself ... Since being elected in 2021, Idlout has made a point of trying to visit each of the territory's 25 communities, which stretch across the massive Arctic land mass and can only be reached by plane or ship ... .
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IMO PPR 11: Key outcomes

SAFETY4SEA 23 Feb 2024
Reduction of the impact on the Arctic of Black Carbon emissions from international shipping ... Guidelines on mitigation measures to reduce risks of use and carriage for use of HFO as fuel by ships in arctic waters.
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