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Record numbers switching to smaller suppliers

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Just under half a million (481,677) customers switched electricity supplier last month with nearly half of these (46%) moving to small or mid-tier providers from larger suppliers.

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Energy UK responds to Brexit White Paper

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Commenting on the publication of the Government's Brexit White Paper, Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK said:

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Increasing diversity and inclusion in energy

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Energy UK today hosted a roundtable on diversity and inclusion in the energy industry, with Employment Minister Alok Sharma.

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Energy UK responds to National Grid's Future Energy Scenarios Report

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to National Grid’s Future Energy Scenarios report (published today), Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to NIC's Assessment

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Responding to National Infrastructure Commission's Assessment, Energy UK's chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to launch of Road to Zero Strategy

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to the Government’s Road to Zero strategy, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:  

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Energy UK responds to the Committee on Climate Change's 2018 Progress Report

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2018

Responding to the Committee on Climate Change’s 2018 Progress Report, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade, said: 

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Energy UK responds to the Government's statement on the Swansea Tidal Lagoon project

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2018

Responding to the government’s statement on the Swansea Tidal Lagoon project, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:

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Energy UK welcomes Eurelectric’s calls for close cooperation between the UK and EU post Brexit

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

The Union of the European Electricity Industry, Eurelectric, representing energy sector participants in 32 countries, today published proposals for a future energy and climate partnership between the UK and the EU. Eurelectric’s report clearly demonstrate the ongoing value to both the United Kingdom and to the European Union of a close partnership in the fields of energy and climate policy. 

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Half a million more make a move in May

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2018

Latest figures, published by Energy UK today, show that half a million customers (493,912) switched electricity supplier last month, a 13 percent increase compared to May 2017.

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Energy UK announces the latest Billing Code audit results

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Energy suppliers continue to provide accurate billing for millions of consumers, according to Billing Code audit results announced today.

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Energy UK comments on Government support for nuclear new build

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Commenting on the Government's announcement to enter in to negotiations with Hitachi in relation to the proposed Wylfa Newydd project, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:

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Energy UK responds to launch of London Mayor's EV taskforce

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Welcoming the launch of the Mayor of London’s EV infrastructure taskforce, Lawrence Slade, Energy UK’s chief executive said:

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Energy UK responds to Citizens Advice research on customers with mental health problems

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Responding to Citizens Advice research on customers with mental health problems, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said:  

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The EMR success story can go further in next chapter

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

As the government reviews the Electricity Market Reform (EMR) programme, and its success in delivering low carbon, affordable energy, Energy UK - which represents over 100 suppliers, generators and other participants in the sector - is setting out how EMR can bring even greater benefits for consumers and the UK economy in future.  

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Energy UK responds to Defra's draft Clean Air Strategy

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2018

Responding to Defra's Clean Air Strategy draft publication, Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK said:

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Energy UK comments on the Prime Minister's Industrial Strategy speech

Author: Sarah Brook
Category: 2018

Commenting on the Prime Minister's speech on the modern Industrial Strategy, Energy UK's chief executive, Lawrence Slade said: 

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Energy UK comments on EU carbon price

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Commenting on the EU carbon price, Energy UK's chief executive Lawrence Slade, said: 

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Half a million consumers switched energy supplier in April

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Energy UK’s latest figures – published today - show that half a million customers (498,197) switched electricity supplier last month, a four percent increase on March.

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Energy UK responds to the National Audit Office report on Contracts for Difference auction

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Responding to the National Audit Office report on Contracts for Difference auction, Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK said:  

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Creating a consumer-centric future of energy

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Energy UK is today launching a project to identify the challenges and opportunities of delivering a clean, green future energy system that meets consumer expectations.

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Energy UK comments on Scottish Government's announcement on funding for fuel poverty and energy efficiency

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Commenting on the launch by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon of the Energy Efficient Scotland route map Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK comments on energy sector contribution to tackling air pollution

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Commenting on the contribution the energy sector has made to tackling air pollution, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK comments on the Labour Party’s proposal for a national insulation scheme

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Commenting on the Labour Party’s proposal for a national insulation scheme, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK responds to new Government statistics on public attitudes to renewable energy

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Responding to new Government statistics - published today - on increasing levels of public support for renewable energy, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:

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Almost half a million customers switched energy supplier in March

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Latest figures from Energy UK show that 474,235 customers switched electricity supplier in March.

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Vulnerability Commission announces panel and publishes Call for Evidence

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018
  • Lord Whitty, independent Chair of the Commission, announces appointment of five Commissioners
  • Call for Evidence published today to gather views from as broad as possible spectrum of stakeholders
  • The Commission will report by the end of 2018, and make recommendations for industry, Government and other stakeholders
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Energy UK responds to Consumer Markets Green Paper

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to publication of the Government's 'Modernising Consumer Markets' Green Paper, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

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Energy UK looks to put the heat on

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Energy UK is calling for the Government to help kick-start a transformation of the way the UK heats its homes and businesses.     

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