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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...

Energy UK comments on the CAB claims Pre-payment customers pay more

03 July 2015

The CAB has published data setting out price differentials of pre-payment meters. Following this Lawrence Slade, acting chief executive said:

Energy UK recognises best Young Energy Professionals

01 July 2015

Exceptional new talent in the UK energy sector was celebrated at the first ever Young Energy Professionals (YEP) Awards ceremony. Tom Greatrex – the former shadow E...

Powering Improvement: Raising standards, reducing injuries

23 June 2015

The UK’s energy industry came a step closer to being the world leader in health and safety, Energy UK said today. Powering Improvement – a proactive programme...

Energy UK statement on onshore wind subsidies

18 June 2015

The Government has announced the withdrawal of new public subsidies for onshore wind projects by legislating to close the Renewable Obligation across Great Britain f...

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Energy UK is the trade association for the UK energy industry representing over 80 suppliers and generators of electricity and gas for domestic and business consumers. Our members represent the truly diverse nature of the UK’s energy industry - from the UK’s largest energy firms to new, growing suppliers and generators, now making up over half of 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 in every corner of the country rely on the sector for their jobs with many of our members providing lifelong employment as well as quality apprenticeships and training for those starting their careers.

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...


Energy UK

UK electricity generation in past 24 hrs: Gas 38.8% Coal 23.4% Nuclear 24.0% Wind 2.4% Hydro 1.7% Imported 9.1% #energypoints

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Energy UK

UK electricity generation in past 24 hrs: Gas 33.7% Coal 23.4% Nuclear 23.2% Wind 6.3% Hydro 2.1% Imported 9.1% #energypoints

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