Will the Arctic deliver on its promise?

April 2012
Energy Caribbean;2012, Issue 59, p19
The article focuses on the future of the crude oil and natural gas exploration in the Arctic region. It presents information on the British firm Cairn Energy PLC's failed efforts to find any hydrocarbon deposits in wells off Greenland. It also focuses on the poor performance of other oil wells in the region.


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