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.
9th May 2017 | Posted by: Natalie Ivinson | Market Analysis
European Gas prices weakened further yesterday, pressured by falling coal prices and a sharp upward revision in temperature forecasts. The UK system opened short due to lower Norwegian supply, but was balanced by a fall in exports and rising storage and LNG withdrawals.
5th May 2017 | Posted by: Natalie Ivinson | Market Analysis
European gas prices fell yesterday, tracking the decline in Brent Oil prices. An oversupplied UK system weighed on the prompt on the back of an increase in Norwegian supply and a day-on-day drop in gas demand.
4th May 2017 | Posted by: Natalie Ivinson | Market Analysis
NBP day-ahead prices were down yesterday after Tuesday’s rally, on the back of an increase in Norwegian flows and lower UK exports to Belgium. Forecasts of a cold mid-May and higher than normal seasonal demand were countered by increased LNG flows.
3rd May 2017 | Posted by: Ben Crawley | Market Analysis
Gas prices maintained their recent bullish trend on Tuesday due largely to unplanned outages in Norway as well as decreased LNG send-outs; resulting in a short system. The near curve was particularly affected by reports that the middle of May will see temperatures below the seasonal norm.