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Energy UK comments on Brexit delay

22 March 2019

Following EU's response to PM's delay request, Energy UK's chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

Over 450,000 customers switched in February

22 March 2019

Energy UK’s monthly electricity figures – published today – show that 450,000 (452,977) customers switched supplier last month, slightly down (0.1%) compared to February...

Applications for the 2019 YEP Awards now open

15 March 2019

Entries have opened for the 2019 Young Energy Professional (YEP) Awards.

Energy UK responds to Citizens Advice's energy star rating league ta...

15 March 2019

Responding to Citizens Advice’s latest energy star rating league table, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:  

Energy UK responds to the Spring Statement

13 March 2019

In response to the Spring Statement, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

About us

Energy UK is the trade association for the GB energy industry with a membership of over 100 suppliers, generators, and stakeholders with a business interest in the production and supply of electricity and gas for domestic and business consumers. Our membership covers over 90% of both UK power generation and the energy supply market for UK homes. We represent the diverse nature of the UK’s energy industry – from established FTSE 100 companies right through to new, growing suppliers and generators, which now make up over half of our membership.

Our members turn renewable energy sources as well as nuclear, gas and coal into electricity for over 27 million homes and every business in Britain.  Over 680,000 people in every corner of the country rely on the sector for their jobs, with many of our members providing long-term employment as well as quality apprenticeships and training for those starting their careers. The energy industry invests over £12.5bn annually, delivers around £84bn in economic activity through its supply chain and interaction with other sectors, and pays £6bn in tax to HMT.

Our work

Future of Energy

Future of Energy

Energy UK launched our vision of how the industry can deliver the future of energy...

Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances

Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances

Energy UK has launched a new Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances to explore how...

Electricity Market Reform

Electricity Market Reform

Electricity Market Reform (known as EMR) is the Government’s programme to respond to the trilemma...


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