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Energy UK responds to Capacity Market judgment

15 November 2018

Responding to today’s judgment by the General Court of the European Union in relation to the Capacity Market, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said: “We ar...

Energy UK responds to the publication of the draft Brexit Withdrawal...

14 November 2018

Following the Prime Minister's announcement this evening that the Cabinet has backed a draft Withdrawal Agreement, Energy UK issued the below statement.

Energy UK calls for energy and climate change to be included in the...

12 November 2018

Energy UK and a wide range of signatories sent a letter today to the Secretary of State for Exiting the EU, Dominic Raab and the European Chief Negotiator, Michel Barnier...

Energy UK responds to Ofgem's price cap announcement

06 November 2018

Responding to today’s announcement by Ofgem confirming details of the forthcoming default price cap, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

Energy UK responds to the Budget 2018

29 October 2018

Responding to the Budget 2018, Energy UK’s Chief Executive Lawrence Slade said:

About us

Energy UK is the trade association for the GB energy industry with a membership of over 100 suppliers, generators, and stakeholders with a business interest in the production and supply of electricity and gas for domestic and business consumers. Our membership covers over 90% of both UK power generation and the energy supply market for UK homes. We represent the diverse nature of the UK’s energy industry – from established FTSE 100 companies right through to new, growing suppliers and generators, which now make up over half of our membership.

Our members turn renewable energy sources as well as nuclear, gas and coal into electricity for over 27 million homes and every business in Britain.  Over 680,000 people in every corner of the country rely on the sector for their jobs, with many of our members providing long-term employment as well as quality apprenticeships and training for those starting their careers. The energy industry invests over £12.5bn annually, delivers around £84bn in economic activity through its supply chain and interaction with other sectors, and pays £6bn in tax to HMT.


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Equality and Diversity Forum

Equality and Diversity Forum

Energy UK’s Equality and Diversity Forum is a cross-industry committee looking to share experiences from...

Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances

Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances

Energy UK has launched a new Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances to explore how...

Customer Communications

Customer Communications

Rules of engagement: putting customers at the heart of communications In Summer 2017, Ofgem commissioned...

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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