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Nearly half a million switch in August

17 September 2020

The latest switching figures from Energy UK, published today, show that nearly half a million (471,441) customers switched supplier last month.

Energy UK comments on Hitachi announcement on UK new nuclear project...

16 September 2020

Commenting on today's announcement from Hitachi that they will end business operations of UK nuclear power station construction projects, Energy UK's Chief Exec...

Continuing to work safely together during COVID-19

11 September 2020

As governments across the UK and Ireland manage regional lockdowns, ease restrictions with more people returning to the workplace, and consider the possibility of a resur...

Energy UK responds to the findings of the Climate Assembly

10 September 2020

Responding to the findings of the Climate Assembly, Energy UK’s Deputy Chief Executive and advisor to the Assembly, Audrey Gallacher said:

Energy UK responds to Scottish Government's 2020-21 Programme

01 September 2020

Responding to the Scottish Government’s 2020-2021 Programme for Government, Energy UK’s Chief Executive, Emma Pinchbeck 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.

Our work

Future of Energy

Future of Energy

A low carbon energy system that customers see as fair and which delivers excellent service,...

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...

Brexit and European Affairs

Brexit and European Affairs

The UK’s future relationship with the EU Following the General Election which took place in...


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