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Switching soars again

15 April 2015

Over 400,000 households switched electricity suppliers in March, an increase of over 100,000 from the previous month. This brings the number of switches for the firs...

Energy UK response to uSwitch release on cold homes

14 April 2015

In response to the uSwitch press release stating how 14 million households went cold this winter to cope with sky-high energy bills, Lawrence Slade, chief...

Energy UK response to the APPG report on energy costs

25 March 2015

The All Party Parliamentary Group has published a report on energy costs.  The guide provides information about the structure of Great Britain’s wholesale gas...

Energy UK's response to Opposition announcement

13 March 2015

In response to the Oppostition announcement about bringing in new powers to cut energy bills and freeze prices until 2017, Lawrence Slade, chief executive said: ...

Switching rockets up by 100,000

11 March 2015

One hundred thousand more households switched electricity provider in February compared with January. This is an increase of around 50 per cent from month to month. The l...

About us

Energy UK is the trade association for the energy industry. We represent over 80 members made up of generators and gas and electricity suppliers of all kinds and sizes as well as other businesses operating in the energy industry.

Together our members generate more than 90 per cent of the UK’s total electricity output, supplying more than 26 million homes and investing in 2013 more than £13 billion in the British economy.

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.

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