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Energy UK statement on incorrect gas meters

15 August 2016

Following the announcement about the incorrect reading of gas metering details, Energy UK said:

Switching still high despite summer break

10 August 2016

Over 300,000 (333,653) people switched electricity supplier in July, which is a record high for July and a 22 per cent increase from July 2015. This brings the total numb...

Energy UK comment on Ofgem CMA proposals

03 August 2016

Following Ofgem's letter to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) detailing its response to the investigation and its im...

Energy UK comments on Hinkley Point C

29 July 2016

Energy UK has today issued a statement following the initial board approval from EDF Energy and then the announcement from the Government of a delay in the decision...

Energy UK publishes Safety Net audit results

27 July 2016

Following the publication of the Safety Net audit results for 2016, Energy UK issued  the following statement.

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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 26 million homes and every business in Britain.  Over 680,000 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



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

Powering the UK

Powering the UK

Powering the UK 2015 sets out the contribution the energy industry makes to the UK...

Energy companies' profits & prices

Energy companies' profits & prices

Prices that consumers pay are affected by the wholesale price of energy, which is the...

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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