The voice of the energy industry


Energy UK publishes Safety Net audit results for 2016

27 July 2016

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

Over two million people switch in 2016

14 July 2016

Summer switching reaches new high for June with over 360,000 customers switching. This is a staggering 58 per cent increase from June 2014.

Energy UK response to Scottish Government's fuel poverty announcemen...

01 July 2016

Responding to the Scottish Government's announcement that it will miss its fuel poverty target for 2016, Energy UK said:

Home Heat Helpline closes after a decade of service

30 June 2016

Following a comprehensive review of Home Heat Helpline, Energy UK and the energy suppliers who fund the service have decided to close the Helpline effective from 1 July 2...

Energy UK comments on fifth carbon budget

30 June 2016

In response to the government agreeing the fifth carbon budget, Energy UK said:

About us

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.

Energy UK never cold calls – calls from companies with a similar name are not connected to us.

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...


Energy UK

UK electricity generation live: Gas 51.67% Coal 2.19% Nuclear 24.62% Wind 8.17% Hydro 1.60% Biomass 2.38% Imported 7.43% #energypoints

by Energy UK

Energy UK

UK electricity generation live: Gas 48.03% Coal 4.30% Nuclear 25.81% Wind 7.56% Hydro 0.63% Biomass 2.56% Imported 9.89% #energypoints

by Energy UK


Connect with us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn:

Contact us

Energy UK
Charles House
5-11 Regent Street
London SW1Y 4LR

Tel: 020 7930 9390
Media enquiries: 020 7747 2959

Energy UK Small