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Switching supplier heats up in June

15 July 2015

Over 250,000 customers switched electricity provider in June, Energy UK said today.

Energy UK confirms Lawrence Slade as chief executive

13 July 2015

Lawrence Slade has been confirmed as chief executive officer of Energy UK, the member association representing the UK’s energy sector. Lawrence has been acting CEO...

Energy UK's statement on the Budget

09 July 2015

Following the announcement of the budget on the 8 July that included several proposals relating to energy, Energy UK has issued a comment. Lawrence Slade, chief executive...

Energy UK’s comment on the CMA initial findings

07 July 2015

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today published a summary of its provisional findings. As a result Energy UK has commented on the CMA initial finding...

Energy UK statement to uSwitch on wholesale energy prices

03 July 2015

Following the uSwitch release stating that energy companies are failing to bring down prices in line with falls in the wholesale market. Lawrence Slade, acting chief exec...

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Energy UK represents Britain’s energy industry with over 80 members covering electricity and gas generators as well as suppliers. Our members represent the spread and diverse nature of the UK’s energy sector, from the largest energy firms to the growing suppliers and generators which now make up over half our membership. 

Our members turn renewable energy sources - as well as nuclear, gas and coal - into electricity for over 26 million homes and every business in Britain.  Over 680,000 people rely on the sector for their jobs with many members providing lifelong employment, quality apprenticeships and training for those starting their careers.

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Energy explained



Energy companies are committed to the sustainability agenda. They want to make a positive contribution...

Retail Market Review

Retail Market Review

There are some big changes happening to the energy market that will make it simpler...

Powering the UK

Powering the UK

Powering the UK 2014 sets out the contribution the energy industry makes to the national...

Energy Manifesto

The UK energy industry is an integral part of our society. It provides a reliable supply of gas and electricity that heats our homes, powers our industry and supports modern living. Energy underpins our economy.

Read our Energy Manifesto...


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UK electricity generation in past 24 hrs: Gas 33.4% Coal 20.2% Nuclear 22.4% Wind 6.5% Hydro 2.2% Imported 10.0% #energypoints

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