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Energy UK responds to Labour's announcement on solar panels and public ownership of national grid

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the Labour Party news release announcing radical plans to install solar panels on two million homes and take the national grid into public ownership, Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to the Daily Telegraph's article on Labour's energy renationalisation paper

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the Daily Telegraph's article today on Labour's energy policy paper on renationalisation, Energy UK's chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy suppliers achieve highest results for the second year running in Safety Net Audit

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

The latest results of Energy UK’s Safety Net Audit, show that all of the participating suppliers achieved the highest standard possible - and for the second year running. 

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Energy UK responds to CCC 'net-zero' report

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

Responding to today’s Committee on Climate Change ‘net-zero’ report, Lawrence Slade, Energy UK’s chief executive, said:

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Energy UK responds to Ofgem's energy switching compensation rules announcement

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to Ofgem’s energy switching compensation rules announcement, an Energy UK spokesperson said:

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Energy UK responds to BEIS Committee report on CCUS

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

Responding to today's BEIS Select Committee report into carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS), Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:  

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Map to the Future

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK today publishes its Future of Energy report, setting out a way forward for the sector to deliver better for its customers as advances in technology and the vital need to decarbonise our economy transform the way we use, generate, store and transport energy. 

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Switching on the March

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s latest monthly figures, published today, show that over 600,000 customers switched electricity supplier in March 2019.

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Energy UK comments on provisional UK greenhouse gas emissions national statistics

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Commenting on the provisional UK greenhouse gas emissions for 2018 statistics published by BEIS today, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK comments on Brexit delay

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Following EU's response to PM's delay request, Energy UK's chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Over 450,000 customers switched in February

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s monthly electricity figures – published today – show that 450,000 (452,977) customers switched supplier last month, slightly down (0.1%) compared to February 2018. This brings the total number of switches to 835,642 this year, up 2% when compared to the first two months of 2018.

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Applications for the 2019 YEP Awards now open

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Entries have opened for the 2019 Young Energy Professional (YEP) Awards.

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Energy UK responds to Citizens Advice's energy star rating league table

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to Citizens Advice’s latest energy star rating league table, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:  

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Energy UK responds to the Spring Statement

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

In response to the Spring Statement, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK echoes European associations concerns over no-deal

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

European associations sent a letter out today calling for a no-deal Brexit to be avoided, in response Energy UK issued the statement below.

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Energy UK comments on the launch of the Offshore Wind Sector Deal

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Commenting on the launch of the Offshore Wind Sector Deal Energy UK’s Chief Executive, Lawrence Slade, said:

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Energy UK responds to the BEIS consultation on the Smart Export Guarantee

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the BEIS consultation on the Smart Export Guarantee, an Energy UK spokesperson said: 

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Energy UK responds to Minister's ETS comment

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to comments on the Emissions Trading System (ETS) made by Energy and Climate Change Minster, Claire Perry at yesterday’s Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee hearing, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade, said:  

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Energy UK responds to the European Commission's announcement today on the UK Capacity Market

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the European Commission’s announcement today that it will be proceeding with its State Aid investigation into the UK’s Capacity Market, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to the Committee on Climate Change's latest UK Housing report

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the Committee on Climate Change's  ‘UK housing: Fit for the future?’ report - published today - Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Nearly 400,000 customers switch in January

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures – published today - reveal that nearly 400,000 (382,665) customers switched in January – up 5 percent on January 2018.

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Energy UK comments on energy companies pledge to improve workforce diversity

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2019

Responding to the commitment made by over 30 of the UK’s biggest energy and utility companies today to increase the diversity of their workforces, Abbie Sampson, Energy UK's director of external affairs, said:

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Energy UK responds to ECIU energy efficiency analysis

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2019

Responding to analysis published today by the Energy & Climate Intelligence Unit (ECIU) on domestic energy efficiency policies, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to Ofgem's price cap announcement

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to Ofgem’s announcement that it is raising the level of the default price cap by £117 for an average household, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:  

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Energy UK comments on greenhouse gas emissions national statistics

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Commenting on the UK greenhouse gas emissions national statistics:1990-2017 published by BEIS today, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to EC's decision to appeal against UK Capacity Market ruling

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to the EC’s decision to appeal against last November’s General Court ruling on the UK Capacity Market, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to Carbon Brief's latest carbon emission figures

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2019

Responding to Carbon Brief's latest analysis showing that carbon emissions are down nearly two-fifths since 1990, Lawrence Slade, Energy UK' s chief executive said:

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Energy UK comments on the results of the ONS Low Carbon and Renewable Energy Survey

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2019

Commenting on the publication of the ONS's Low Carbon and Renewable Energy Survey, Energy UK’s chief executive, Lawrence Slade said:

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