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. 

Businesses express fears over energy infrastructure improvement

Businesses express fears over energy infrastructure improvement

18th September 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

According to a survey conducted by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and KPMG, around two-thirds of UK companies are not convinced that the country's energy infrastructure will get better over the next five years, greenwisebusiness.co.uk has reported.


Japan trials wind energy after Fukushima disaster

Japan trials wind energy after Fukushima disaster

31st August 2012 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Marinelink.com has reported that Japan is trialling its first offshore wind farm off the coast of Goto Islands, Nagasake Prefecture. The trial comes after an energy ministry spokesperson for the Japanese Government said that diversifying the energy sources in the country has 'become a significant national issue' after the Fukushima disaster back in 2011.


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