Alaskan, Finnish, and Japanese companies, alongside the Russian government, are planning Arctic undersea cables, made possible by shrinking ice coverage (Isabelle Bousquette/Wall Street Journal)

Alaskan, Finnish, and Japanese companies, alongside the Russian government, are planning Arctic undersea cables, made possible by shrinking ice coverage (Isabelle Bousquette/Wall Street Journal)




Isabelle Bousquette / Wall Street Journal:

Alaskan, Finnish, and Japanese companies, alongside the Russian government, are planning Arctic undersea cables, made possible by shrinking ice coverage  —  So far, work is only possible in the summer months.  But companies see the remote, fragile north as a future hub of crisscrossing digital infrastructure links





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