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Energy switching hits three million in 2017

10 August 2017

Over three million energy customers have already switched their electricity supplier this year, according to the latest figures released today by Energy UK.

Maintaining the highest level of cyber security is a top priority

08 August 2017

Following the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport announcing a consultation on the Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive to help UK operator...

Energy UK responds to launch of cost of energy review

07 August 2017

Following the government's launch of an independent review into the cost of energy led by Professor Dieter Helm, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade commented:

Response to Government's announcement to tackle air pollution

26 July 2017

Commenting on Government’s announcement to ban the sale of diesel and petrol cars in 2040, an Energy UK spokesperson said: “Energy UK welcomes Government&rsqu...

We welcome the Government's Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan

24 July 2017

Responding to today's announcement on battery technology investment and publication of the Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan, Lawrence Slade chief executive of...

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Energy UK represents Britain’s energy industry with over 90 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 27 million homes and every business in Britain.  Over 637,000 people rely on the sector for their jobs with many members providing long-term employment, quality apprenticeships and training for those starting their careers.

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Energy explained

Power to everyone

Power to everyone

Energy UK and its members produce energy from a variety of sources and power over...

Energy bill breakdown

Energy bill breakdown

What am I paying for? Public scrutiny of energy costs can generate more heat than...



Regardless of the route the UK government takes in its negotiations with the European Union,...

Pathways 2030

Energy UK’s ‘Pathways 2030’ report shows the UK energy sector is ready to deliver affordable, reliable and clean energy. It calls on government to work together with industry putting in place long-term policy that meets the needs of today and supports the innovation needed to deliver the electricity for tomorrow.

Read our Pathways 2030 report...



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