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Slade steps down as Energy UK Chief Executive

13 August 2019

Slade steps down as Energy UK Chief Executive Energy UK has today announced that Lawrence Slade will be stepping down as Chief Executive at the end of the year, after 9 y...

Energy UK comments on Government's bid for Glasgow to host COP26

09 August 2019

Commenting on the Government's bid for Glasgow to host COP26, Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

Energy UK responds to price cap announcement

07 August 2019

Responding to Ofgem’s latest price cap announcement, Energy UK’s Director of Policy Audrey Gallacher said: 

Energy UK comments on the BEIS consultation on the proposed Regulate...

23 July 2019

Responding to the BEIS consutlation published today on the proposed Regulated Asset Base (RAB) model for new nuclear power projects Energy UK's chief executive, Lawr...

Over 440,000 customers switch in June

22 July 2019

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures, published today, reveal that over 440,000 (440,323) customers switched supplier last month, down 9% on June 2018.

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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.

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Future of Energy

Future of Energy

A low carbon energy system that customers see as fair and which delivers excellent service,...

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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