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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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Shining a light on young talent in energy

Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2018

The shortlist for the Young Energy Professionals Forum Awards has been announced, highlighting some of the exceptional young professionals in the energy industry today.

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Energy UK responds to BEIS consultation on ECO

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Responding to BEIS consultation on ECO and WHD, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK,said:    

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Energy UK responds to news of Capacity Market review

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to a speech by Energy Minister Claire Perry, where she announced a formal review into the capacity market later this year, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:  

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Energy UK drives Smart Charging standards for EVs

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Energy UK is helping develop agreed standards on smart charging for electric vehicles (EVs) - an important part of enabling the transition to low carbon transport.  

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Record switching levels as 24,000 customers a day switch energy supplier in February

Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2018

Latest figures from Energy UK show that over 660,000 customers switched electricity supplier last month – the highest number ever recorded.

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Energy UK responds to Ofgem back-billing announcement

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to Ofgem’s announcement of a ban on back-billing for energy used more than 12 months ago, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said: 

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Energy UK comments on latest Ofgem figures

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Commenting on Ofgem’s latest retail market indicators, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:

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Energy UK responds to the Government's announcement of energy price cap legislation

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Responding to the Government's energy price cap legislation announcement today, Energy UK chief executive Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK responds to Drax report on electricity generation

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to Drax’s report on electricity generation in 2017, Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK said:

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New Year switching following suit after record 2017

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

The number of customers switching electricity supplier is continuing to rise following record numbers in 2017.  

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Energy UK responds to the BEIS select committee report on the proposed energy price cap legislation

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Responding to the BEIS Select Committee report on the proposed energy price cap legislation, Lawrence Slade said:

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Energy UK launches Commission for Customers in Vulnerable Circumstances

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018
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Energy UK responds to T4 Capacity Market auction results

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to the T4 Capacity Market auction results, Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK said:

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Energy UK statement in response to Ofgem announcement on PPM cap increase

Author: Anna D'Alessandro
Category: 2018

Energy UK has responded to the Ofgem announcement on PPM cap increase with Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

"It is right that there is support for the most vulnerable who may be less able to benefit from what is a highly competitive market, and energy companies are also taking steps to do more to protect their customers in vulnerable circumstances.

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Energy UK publishes “Brexit and future EU-UK energy relationship"

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Energy UK sets out its position on the key issues central to Brexit negotiations

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Safety Net Audit sees highest ever results

Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2018

The latest results of the Safety Net Audit carried out by PwC, show all of the participating suppliers achieved the highest standard possible. 

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Energy UK responds to the House of Lords energy report on Brexit

Author: Maria Kokkinaki
Category: 2018

Following the publication of the House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee's report on Brexit: energy security, looking at implications for energy supply, consumer costs and decarbonisation, Energy UK issued the following statement.

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Energy UK responds to the Government's Environment Plan

Author: Rory Taylor
Category: 2018

Responding to the publication of the Government’s 25 year Environment Plan, Energy UK’s chief executive Lawrence Slade said: 

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Energy switching hits record high in 2017

Author: Tom Dooks
Category: 2018

A record 5.5 million customers switched electricity supplier in 2017, according to the latest Energy UK figures.

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Energy UK comments on Government response to coal closure consultation

Author: Stephen Walker
Category: 2018

Following the Government's response today to their consulation on coal closure, Energy UK has issued the below statement.

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