James Allen

James Allen has more than a decade’s experience as an expert energy analyst.

He reported on the main trends affecting global wholesale energy markets as head of Montel’s real-time newswire bureau in Manhattan for five years, covering areas such as LNG, pipelines, coal, carbon, power, oil, generation spreads, utility hedging, and regulation.

Prior to joining Montel, he was Team Leader of the power markets desk at Platts, a huge energy price-reporting agency.

He brings a wealth of expertise and a rolodex of contacts, including energy insiders, CEOs, analysts, and experts.


  • New Energy Investor

    Over the next three decades, US$95 trillion is going to be spent on turning the world’s energy system green. This hands you the chance to invest right at the beginning of what could be the biggest market disruption for 100 years.

    It’s rare to see our dominant source of energy being overhauled like we’re seeing now. But the wheels are in motion. US President Joe Biden recently signed an executive order that could signal the end for ‘Big Oil’ in the US — and usher in a new era of clean, renewable energy for the world.

    New Energy Investor editors James Allen and Selva Freigedo’s mission is to find and recommend the best and brightest clean energy prospects on the market — long before many Australian investors get to hear about them…