National Grid could pay you to use less electricity from today
Woman with smart meter
Personal finance

National Grid could pay you to use less electricity from today

The National Grid is paying customers to cut energy use today as the cold weather places a strain on supply margins - find out who will get the paymen…
24 Jan 2023
What makes up the price of a litre of petrol?
Petrol station
Budget

What makes up the price of a litre of petrol?

The cost of filling the average car with fuel is falling. Here’s what makes up the price of a litre of petrol.
10 Jan 2023
Hold on to your oil and gas stocks
Oil well pump in a field
Energy stocks

Hold on to your oil and gas stocks

Oil and gas stocks have done very well in the last few months. But they’ve got a long way to run yet, says Dominic Frisby.
10 Nov 2022
Why there is still life in the energy bull market
Galapagos wind turbines
Energy

Why there is still life in the energy bull market

A green power initiative on the Galapagos Islands demonstrates how the renewable energy transition will need to be supported by fossil fuels for some …
4 Nov 2022
Natural gas prices drop: is this good news for your energy bills?
Engineer turning a gas pump
Energy

Natural gas prices drop: is this good news for your energy bills?

Natural gas prices have dropped over the past couple of weeks, but this is unlikely to filter through to consumers and businesses until 2024.
25 Oct 2022
A forgotten lesson on the dangers of energy price caps
UK Economy

A forgotten lesson on the dangers of energy price caps

Liz Truss’s proposed energy price cap is an ambitious gamble. But a similar programme in Spain ended up being a fiasco, say Max King and Tom Murley. H…
21 Sep 2022
The best renewable energy funds to buy now
Renewables

The best renewable energy funds to buy now

The renewable energy industry continues to offer both growth and income, says Max King. Here are the best funds to buy now.
20 Sep 2022
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A green investment trust to buy
Investment trusts

A green investment trust to buy

Impax Environmental, a successful investment trust, offers a compelling way to profit from solving environmental problems, says Max King.
16 Sep 2022
The fallout from Europe’s energy crisis
Energy

The fallout from Europe’s energy crisis

The soaring price of gas could see the EU impose a cap on the price of electricity generated by nuclear and renewables, while signs of strain appear i…
14 Sep 2022
The best way to invest in natural gas
Gas

The best way to invest in natural gas

David Stevenson looks at the best way to invest in natural gas as the demand for the commodity surges.
14 Sep 2022
The latest news on the energy price cap
Personal finance

The latest news on the energy price cap

The government is to bring in an “Energy Price Guarantee” to help householders with their energy costs, plus a huge package of support for businesses.…
13 Sep 2022
The best way to invest in oil and gas
Oil

The best way to invest in oil and gas

The bull market in fossil fuels and wider commodities has paused. But there is still plenty of scope for investors to profit, says Merryn Somerset Web…
13 Sep 2022
The companies that could benefit from Russia’s gas war
Share tips

The companies that could benefit from Russia’s gas war

It’s hard to be an investor right now, but some companies have brighter prospects than others.
5 Sep 2022
Can energy futures tell us where our fuel bills are going next?
Investment strategy

Can energy futures tell us where our fuel bills are going next?

It’s tempting to think that energy futures tell us where our energy bill might be heading next. But in reality, markets are just too complex. Cris Sho…
3 Sep 2022
With energy bills rising prepare for a cold, expensive winter
Personal finance

With energy bills rising prepare for a cold, expensive winter

Soaring energy bills will be a shock once temperatures fall. Prepare now, says Philip Pilkington.
2 Sep 2022
Is Gulf Keystone Petroleum’s 20% yield worth chasing?
Stockmarkets

Is Gulf Keystone Petroleum’s 20% yield worth chasing?

The Gulf Keystone Petroleum share price has some attractive qualities, but investors need to tread carefully.
2 Sep 2022
Will the gas market keep inflating?
Energy

Will the gas market keep inflating?

Energy prices are exploding in value, and the European market has been particularly hit hard. Alex Rankine explains whether gas prices will still marc…
31 Aug 2022
Ignore the doomsayers - energy prices could fall next year
Energy

Ignore the doomsayers - energy prices could fall next year

Forecasts suggest the energy prices will continue to spiral, but these projections could turn out to be a lot of hot air.
30 Aug 2022
Why is the petrol price falling, and will it rise again?
Oil

Why is the petrol price falling, and will it rise again?

Petrol prices are easing, but it’s not all good news, and it might not last, says Saloni Sardana. Here's why.
19 Aug 2022
How to invest in Latin America’s metal reserves – the key to reaching net zero
Industrial metals

How to invest in Latin America’s metal reserves – the key to reaching net zero

Latin America’s base metals are crucial to stabilising global greenhouse-gas emissions, says James McKeigue. Here, he picks the best ways to invest.
18 Aug 2022
How to cut your energy bill
Personal finance

How to cut your energy bill

The energy-price cap will almost double in the autumn. What does this mean for your money, and how can you alleviate the squeeze? Ruth Jackson-Kirby h…
17 Aug 2022
How solar panels could lower your energy bill
Energy

How solar panels could lower your energy bill

Solar-panel installation firms are reporting a four-fold increase in orders this year compared with 2021. Ruth Jackson-Kirby explains how solar can he…
14 Aug 2022