All articles by Nour Ghantous

Nour Ghantous


Nour Ghantous is a reporter based in London. She is a graduate of the MSc in Humanitarian Engineering at Warwick University, where she authored a consultancy report investigating the feasibility of installing wind turbines on campus. She has previously written for Lacuna magazine and the Boar. Contact Nour at: nour.ghantous [at]

A missed opportunity: EU’s new oil imports are a backdoor to Russia

The EU is importing more oil products than before Russia’s war on Ukraine, including from countries that source their oil from Russia, according to a new Transport & Environment (T&E) report.

Most UK workers will see no major impacts from energy transition – CCC 

Only a fifth of the total UK workforce will see large changes and two-thirds of these jobs are in sectors that could grow, reports the UK’s Climate Change Committee.

Poland almost doubles its spending on fossil fuel imports

Poland nearly doubled its spending on imported fossil fuels in 2022 as energy prices rose in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Oil baron or climate ally? The contentious COP28 presidency of Sultan Al Jaber

COP28 president Sultan Al Jaber is the CEO of Adnoc, the UAE’s biggest oil producer, but also the chairman of Masdar, the UAE’s pioneering energy transition company. What does his leadership mean for COP28?

COP27: Ukraine energy company DTEK maintains net-zero goal

The CEO of Ukraine’s largest private energy investor, DTEK, talks to Energy Monitor about climate ambition, renewables and FDI.

Why is methane slipping between the cracks?

Warming natural wetlands have driven record increases in atmospheric methane. Data shows that controlling methane leaks from energy generation and agriculture would curb the recent surge in emissions.