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. 

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UK goes coal free for a full month

12th May 2020 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The United Kingdom completed a full month without the use of coal power, hitting yet another sustainable milestone in 2020.

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Energy Market Analysis – 11-05-2020

11th May 2020 | Posted by: Lawrence Carson | Market Analysis

Bank holiday in most countries meant European gas prices traded mostly sideways on Friday. Most contracts traded at all time lows, however steady Brent prices above the $30/b mark played into the bullish sentiment on the far curve.

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Energy Market Analysis – 07-05-2020

7th May 2020 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Gas prices inched higher on Wednesday, with the front of the curve supported by an undersupplied system due to increased gas-fired power demand. Meanwhile, the overall energy complex was generally stable compared to previous sessions.

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Tesla makes move in UK power market

6th May 2020 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Tesla has applied for a UK power generation license, suggesting plans for large-scale battery storage projects.

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Energy Market Analysis – 06-05-2020

6th May 2020 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Market Analysis

Gas prices stabilised yesterday afternoon, with only minor changes in either direction. Rising Brent continued to provide support further along the curve, while a weaker renewable power outlook for today lifted the prompt.