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Energy sector looks to the future

2017-10-18
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Energy UK holds its annual conference at the QEII Conference Centre this Thursday (October 19) focussing on the future challenges and opportunities facing the industry at a time of unprecedented chang...
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Energy UK responds to the publication of draft energy price cap bill

2017-10-12
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Energy UK has issued the following statement in response to the publication of draft energy price cap bill. ...
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Energy UK comments on Clean Growth Strategy

2017-10-12
Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2017
Commenting in response to the launch of the Clean Growth Strategy, Lawrence Slade, Energy UK’s chief executive said:  ...
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Follow in four million footsteps - September switching soars

2017-10-12
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Over 550,000 customers switched electricity supplier in September, up by nearly a half (46 per cent) on the same month in 2016. ...
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Energy UK responds to the Scottish government's new energy company announcement

2017-10-11
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
The Scottish goverment has announced that they will set up a new, not-for-profit, publicly-owned energy company. Energy UK has issued the following comment. ...
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Energy UK responds to Ofgem's extension of price protection to 1 million more vulnerable households

2017-10-11
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to Ofgem's extension of price protection to 1 million more vulnerable households, Lawrence Slade chief executive of Energy UK said: ...
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New guide for energy suppliers on vulnerability and mental health

2017-10-09
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
A new guide for energy suppliers has been launched today by the Money Advice Trust and Energy UK to help better identify and support consumers in vulnerable circumstances. The guide "Vulnera...
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Energy UK comments on the announcement of a Draft Bill on an energy price cap

2017-10-04
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to the announcement by the Prime Minister of a Draft Bill on an energy price cap, Lawrence Slade, Energy UK chief executive said: ...
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Energy UK comments on BEIS statistical releases

2017-09-28
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Following the latest quarterly statistical releases from BEIS, which showed low carbon electricity’s share of electricity generation reached a record high of 53.4 per cent in the second quarter ...
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Energy UK’s Young Energy Professionals Forum brightens its offering by partnering with CGI

2017-09-18
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Energy UK’s Young Energy Professionals Forum (YEP Forum) will be joining forces with CGI, the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. ...
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Energy sector backs electric vehicle drive

2017-09-13
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
A new report from Energy UK has today highlighted how the whole country can benefit from the move to electric vehicles (EVs) with a call to accelerate the infrastructure and support which will allow t...
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Record numbers of consumers benefit as switching increases by 30%

2017-09-12
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
The number of customers switching so far in 2017 has surpassed the total number of customers who switched in 2014, according to new data released by Energy UK today. ...
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Energy UK comments on Contract for Difference auction results

2017-09-11
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to the Contract for Difference auction results Lawrence Slade chief executive of Energy UK said: ...
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Energy UK comments on UK Energy Research Centre report

2017-09-06
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Following the UK Energy Research Centre publishing its report finding the UK making energy efficient improvements could provide a net benefit to the UK economy of £7.5 billion, Energy UK ha...
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Energy UK responds to Ofgem retail market data

2017-09-01
Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2017
In response to the publication of Ofgem's latest retail market data, Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK, said: ...
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Energy UK comments on smart meters

2017-08-31
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to the publication of the Smart Meters Q2 2017 statistics for Great Britain and the Smart Meter Customer Experience Survey, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade said: ...
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Energy UK comments on uSwitch energy billing release

2017-08-16
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Following uSwitch publishing a press release about energy billing issues, Energy UK has issued the following statement. ...
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Energy UK comments on draft London Environment Strategy

2017-08-11
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Commenting on the publication of the Mayor of London's draft London Environment Strategy Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said: ...
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Energy switching hits three million in 2017

2017-08-10
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Over three million energy customers have already switched their electricity supplier this year, according to the latest figures released today by Energy UK. ...
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Maintaining the highest level of cyber security is a top priority

2017-08-08
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
Following the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport announcing a consultation on the Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive to help UK operators deal with the increasing num...
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Energy UK responds to launch of cost of energy review

2017-08-07
Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2017
Following the government's launch of an independent review into the cost of energy led by Professor Dieter Helm, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade commented: ...
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Response to Government's announcement to tackle air pollution

2017-07-26
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Commenting on Government’s announcement to ban the sale of diesel and petrol cars in 2040, an Energy UK spokesperson said: “Energy UK welcomes Government’s announcement today and ...
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We welcome the Government's Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan

2017-07-24
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to today's announcement on battery technology investment and publication of the Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan, Lawrence Slade chief executive of Energy UK said: ...
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Switching up by 12 per cent on June 2016

2017-07-12
Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2017
The number of customers who switched electricity supplier this June has increased by 12 per cent on equivalent figures for 2016, with over 400,000 customers choosing to change provider according to th...
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Energy UK comments on Ofgem statement for a competitive market

2017-07-03
Author: Anna D'Alessandro
Category: 2017
Responding to today’s announcement from the regulator “Ofgem announces plans to deliver a fairer, more competitive market for all consumers”, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade...
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Energy UK comments on fuel poverty statistics

2017-06-29
Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2017
Responding to today’s statistical release on fuel poverty, an Energy UK spokesperson said: ...
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Energy UK comments on the Committee on Climate Change report

2017-06-28
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Following the publication of the Committe on Climate Change Report, Energy UK has issued the below comment. ...
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Energy UK comments on the safety of smart metering installation

2017-06-28
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Energy UK has issued a the statement on the safety of smart metering installation. ...
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Energy UK comments on Queen's Speech

2017-06-21
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Commenting on today’s Queen’s Speech, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade said: ...
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Energy UK comments on Smart Meter Bill announcement

2017-06-21
Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2017
Responding to the announcement of a Smart Meter Bill in today's Queen's Speech, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade said: ...
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