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. 

Australia and EU plan joint carbon trading scheme by 2018

Australia and EU plan joint carbon trading scheme by 2018

30th August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Negotiations have begun between the EU and Australia to create a 'common carbon trading scheme' by 2018, ministers have announced.


First hydrogen-powered train hits the tracks in UK

First hydrogen-powered train hits the tracks in UK

22nd August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK's first hydrogen-powered train, built by a team from the University of Birmingham, has hit the tracks. The train, which can be viewed in the video below, can haul up to 4 tonnes for 2.7 kilometres.


Meeting future energy demand - how the UK may cope

Meeting future energy demand - how the UK may cope

20th August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

While there is no shortage of power capacity in the UK at the moment, the Telegraph questions whether this may change in the future. At present, there is almost 89 gigawatts (GW) on the grid


Marine energy worth a potential 4bn to UK economy

Marine energy worth a potential 4bn to UK economy

17th August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

A new report by the Low Carbon Innovation Co-ordination Group (LCICG) has suggested that the UK could capture 15% of the global marine renewable energy sector by 2050 - which could be worth up to £4bn to the country's economy, Click Green has written.


Scottish hydrogen hub given green light

Scottish hydrogen hub given green light

15th August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond has given the 'green light' for a 'pioneering clean energy hub' in Scotland, the Information Daily reports. The hub, which will include Europe's largest hydrogen bus fleet, will be given funding of up to £3.3m.