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Energy UK comments on news of renewables surpassing fossil fuels in...

21 May 2020

In response to news of renewables surpassing fossil fuels in electricity generation for the first time in Q1 2020, Energy UK’s interim chief executive, Audrey Gallacher s...

Powering the economic recovery

19 May 2020

Energy UK has today published a new paper on energy and the economic recovery, urging the Government to harness the potential of clean energy to deliver benefits for jobs...

Nearly half a million switch despite lockdown

18 May 2020

Energy UK’s latest electricity switching figures – published today – reveal that nearly half a million customers (472,538) moved to a new supplier in April. This is a 29%...

Energy UK comments on additional funding from Government for ultra-r...

15 May 2020

In response to the Government's additional funding for rapid charge-points in England, Energy UK's chief interim executive, Audrey Gallacher, said: 

Energy UK responds to updated guidance from BEIS on workplace safety

11 May 2020

In response to the publication of updated guidance from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on workplace safety, Audrey Gallacher, Energ...

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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