Apollo Energy publishes a daily energy market analysis, focusing on the gas, power and oil markets including a commentary on how the markets close and open. Our analysis provides insight on how the markets are performing and also considers various factors which could dictate price changes in the future.
The analysis also contains a graph which tracks the one-year forward price of both gas and electricity as well as changes to Brent crude oil.
Gas prices decreased on Friday with summer contracts in particular showing healthy losses. A warmer weather forecast will weigh on demand levels which helped contracts on the near-curve to decrease, while rising Brent limited downward movement further along the curve.
15th May 2019 | Posted by: Natalie Ivinson | Market Analysis
Gas prices mostly rebounded on the curve yesterday, which was oversupplied throughout the day despite an increase in exports to the continent through the Interconnector pipeline. The gains mirrored increases in oil, coal and carbon prices.
14th May 2019 | Posted by: Libby Fraser | Market Analysis
Crude oil contracts on Monday continued to trade lower, driven by lower demand caused by milder than expected weather. This combined with a healthy supply outlook as a further six LNG vessels are due to arrive before the end of May, provided a bearish outlook as gas markets closed yesterday.