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Switching on the March

18 April 2019

Energy UK’s latest monthly figures, published today, show that over 600,000 customers switched electricity supplier in March 2019.

Energy UK responds to Ofgem's announcement of tougher entry tests fo...

11 April 2019

Ofgem announced today the introduction of tougher entry tests for energy suppliers,  Energy UK issued the below statement in response.

Energy UK comments on provisional UK greenhouse gas emissions nation...

28 March 2019

Commenting on the provisional UK greenhouse gas emissions for 2018 statistics published by BEIS today, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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...

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

The energy sector is not only embracing change, but leading it. Every one of us...

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...


Energy UK

RT @beisgovuk: Consumers are choosing to take control of their energy bills, by finding the best deals and switching suppliers. Switching c…

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