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Energy UK comment on credit balances

2016-12-21
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following Ofgem's press release about credit balances. Energy UK issued the following statement.  ...
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Energy UK comment on Ofgem's data on SVTs

2016-12-14
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following Ofgem's publication of data on Standard Variable Tariffs (SVTs), Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Four million take up the power to switch in 2016

2016-12-14
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
There has been over four million customers switching electricity supplier in 2016, eclipsing the past three years of switching data produced by Energy UK. ...
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Energy UK response to Capacity Market auction provisional results

2016-12-09
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the announcement of the Capacity Market auction results, where the latest T-4 Capacity Market auction saw 52,425.302 MW of Capacity Agreements being awarded at a clearing of £22.50. En...
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Energy UK comment on vulnerable customers

2016-12-06
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following the Turn2us research on customers in vulnerable circumstances, Energy UK issued the following statement.  ...
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Energy UK response to GB Energy Supply ceasing trading

2016-11-27
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the announcement that GB Energy Supply has ceased trading. Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK wholesale market report

2016-11-25
Author: Whestly Dio
Category: 2016
Energy UK has published its latest Wholesale Market Report, which looks at data collected over October 2016. ...
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Energy UK comments on the Autumn Statement

2016-11-23
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the Chancellor Philip Hammond delivering the Autumn Statement, Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK response to uSwitch on energy prices

2016-11-23
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the uSwitch release about energy prices, Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK speaks to the Secretary of State

2016-11-16
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following Lawrence Slade's meeting with the Secretary of State, Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK responds to Sun allegations

2016-11-14
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Energy UK commissioned PwC to use publicly available data in providing a guide on how different elements such as wholesale, network, policy and operational costs make up an average energy bill.  ...
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Energy UK welcomes BEIS call for evidence

2016-11-10
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Greg Clark MP's, announcement 'on the call for evidence for a smarter, more efficient energy system'...
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Energy UK welcomes announcement on Contracts for Difference auction

2016-11-09
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial strategy has announced its commitment to spend £730m of annual support on renewable electricity projects over the current parlia...
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Energy UK comment on Coal Closure consultation

2016-11-09
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial strategy has commenced a consultation seeking views on coal power generation ending by 2025. Following this, Energy UK has commented on the announcem...
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Over half a million switch in October

2016-11-08
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
A three year record high for switching has seen 577,810 customers switch supplier last month, according to Energy UK’s recent switching data. That is 53 percent more than in September 2016. ...
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Energy UK responds to Which? campaign

2016-11-03
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Which? has today announced the start of its ‘Fair Energy Prices’ campaign where it plans to challenge industry to publish plans by 31 January 2017 detailing how they will engage standard t...
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Energy UK writes to the Chancellor ahead of Autumn Statement

2016-11-02
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Energy UK has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer ahead of the Autumn Statement calling for a clear commitment to its long term vision for the UK’s energy system. Energy UK has issues the...
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Energy UK response to uSwitch on consumer debt

2016-11-02
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following uSwitch's research on consumers heading into winter in debt to their energy suppliers. Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK comment on Ofgem changes to the Priority Service Register

2016-10-25
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Ofgem has announced changes to the Priority Services Register which will see more customers in vulnerable situations get extra help. Energy UK has commented on the changes.  ...
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Energy UK comments on NAO's review of LCF

2016-10-18
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following National Audit Office's (NAO) report on the Levy Control Framework (LCF), Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK feeds into EU exit talks

2016-10-18
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following a roundtable discussion with the Department for Exiting the European Union (DExEU) and energy leaders, Energy UK and DExEU issued the following joint statement.  ...
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Energy UK publishes Electricity Charging Arrangements Report

2016-10-17
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
UK’s electricity system has undergone significant changes over the past 20 years. The system was built on the premise that large power stations were connected to the transmission network and cus...
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Energy UK statement on competition

2016-10-17
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Energy UK has issued a statement on competition.  ...
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Energy UK comment on final ECCC report

2016-10-17
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2016
Following the publication of the final Energy and Climate Change Committee report on Saturday 13 October, Energy UK issued a statement. ...
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Energy UK launches improved standards for prepayment customers

2016-10-14
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Energy UK has launched 10 principles to provide improved safeguards for prepayment customers. The prepayment principles cover the majority of energy consumers in the UK with small, medium and larger s...
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Over 3.3 million switch energy supplier in 2016

2016-10-12
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Nearly 400,000 (376,511) households switched electricity supplier in September 2016. This is a 21 per cent increase compared to September 2015; and brings the total number of switches to over three mi...
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Energy UK appoints Which?’s Abbie Sampson to lead its communications team

2016-10-11
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Energy UK today announced Abbie Sampson will take over the reins as its new director of external affairs at the start of the New Year. ...
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Energy UK comment on EV Network Group launch

2016-10-11
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Energy UK has joined the recently launched Electric Vehicle (EV) Network Group. Energy UK issued the following statement in support of the project. ...
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Energy UK comment on Fuel Poverty Committee's first report

2016-09-23
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
In light of the Fuel Poverty Committee (CFP) releasing its first ever report, Energy UK has commented on the report. ...
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Energy UK comment on IoD smart meter review request to Government

2016-09-23
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2016
Following the Institute of Directors (IoD) request of the Government to open an “urgent review” into the £11 billion smart meters programme, Energy UK issued a statement. ...
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