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Energy UK responds to nationalisation plans in Labour's manifesto

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Responding to nationalisation plans for the energy sector in Labour’s manifesto, which was published today, Energy UK’s Director of Policy, Audrey Gallacher said:  

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Shining a light on Energy Industry Stars

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

With the energy sector transforming to a future system that will be unrecognisable from today’s, Energy UK is recognising the efforts of individual energy companies who are not just embracing change, but leading it.

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Energy UK publishes manifesto

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

As politicians prepare to hit the campaign trail and the public to go to the polls on 12 December, Energy UK has issued its own manifesto setting out policy proposals for how the next Government can work with the sector to help meet the 2050 net-zero target at the lowest cost to consumers. 

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Energy UK comments on European Commission's Capacity Market decision

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Further to the European Commission’s Capacity Market decision which was published this morning, please see below our comment which is from Lawrence Slade, chief executive at Energy UK. He said:

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September sees six hundred thousand switch

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures - published today - reveal that 603,400 customers moved to a new supplier last month - 10% up on September 2018.

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Energy UK comments on the Environment Bill

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Further to the Environment Bill which was published today please see below a comment from Lawrence Slade (Chief Executive, Energy UK):

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Energy UK comments on Government response to the CCC's 2019 Annual Progress Reports

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Further to the Government response to the Committee on Climate Change’s Progress Reports which was published this afternoon, Lawrence Slade, chief executive at Energy UK. He said:

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Energy UK announces a series of free legal advice webinars on preparing for a no-deal Brexit

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Energy UK, in collaboration with the international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, is offering a series of free webinars to provide advice on the regulatory and legal aspects that UK-based businesses need to consider as part of their no-deal preparations.

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Energy UK responds to Government's announcement of new net-zero package

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Following Government's announcement today of a new net-zero package, Enegy UK has issued the below statement. 

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Over half a million customers switch in August

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures, published today, reveal that over 560,000 (564,814) customers switched supplier last month, up 15% on August 2018.

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Energy UK calls for new ‘net-zero test’ to boost climate action

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Today, to coincide with the Global Climate Strike (20 Sept), Energy UK is calling on the Government to introduce a ‘net-zero test’ to ensure all new government policies support the new target to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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Energy UK responds to latest Contracts for Difference results

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the Contracts for Difference Allocation Round 3 results., Lawrence Slade (chief executive, Energy UK), said:

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Energy UK comments on launch of BEIS Smart Meter Post 2020 consultation

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the BEIS Smart Meter Post 2020 Consultation, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK welcomes EV charge point funding

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

Welcoming today’s Government announcement of £500m investment in green technologies, including electric vehicle charge points, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Suppliers improve billing performance

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Energy suppliers continue to improve in providing accurate billing for millions of customers, according to Energy UK’s Billing Code audit results announced today.

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Summer switching on the rise

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures, published today, reveal that over 520,000 (526,170) customers switched supplier last month, up 10% on July 2018.

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Slade steps down as Energy UK Chief Executive

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 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 years with Energy UK and its predecessor bodies.

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

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

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

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Energy UK responds to price cap announcement

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

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

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Over 440,000 customers switch in June

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 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 responds to the Future for All report from Citizens Advice

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the new report, Future for All, from Citizens Advice Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade, said:

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Energy UK responds to EV and chargepoint announcements from the Office for Low Emission Vehicles

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the announcements from the Office for Low Emission Vehicles on chargepoints in new homes and flexible payment options Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade, said:

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Energy UK responds to BEIS Committee energy efficiency report

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

Responding to today's report on energy efficiency by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to the Committee on Climate Change Progress Report

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the Progress Report from the Committee on Climate Change, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK responds to the Government's launch of the Green Finance Strategy

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the Government's launch of the Green Finance Strategy today, Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to government funding announcement for Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage projects

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Responding to the announcement of government funding for a number of Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage (CCUS) projects, Lawrence Slade (chief executive, Energy UK), said:

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Half a million customers switch in May

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s new electricity figures, published today, show that 487,231 customers switched supplier last month, slightly down (1.4%) compared to May 2018.

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Energy UK responds to Citizens Advice's report on failed energy suppliers

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to Citizens Advice's report on failed energy suppliers, Energy UK's Director of Policy, Audrey Gallacher said:

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Creating a more inclusive and diverse energy sector

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Energy UK is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its first ever ‘Inclusion and Diversity in Energy’ conference, in partnership with Accenture, this autumn.

The Conference, which is free to attend, will be held at the QEII Conference Centre on Thursday 19 September, will look at all aspects of inclusion and diversity in energy including disability, social background, ethnicity and race, gender and sexual identity.

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