Electricity generation and gas production

TheSwitch's electricity generation and gas production section explores:

  • Where the electricity in the UK comes from (sources) and who owns generation capacity throughout the country, including
    • electricity generated from coal,
    • electricity generated from natural gas,
    • electricity generated from nuclear energy,
    • electricity generated from renewable energy;
  • Where the natural gas used in the UK comes from and is stored and who controls production, import and storage facilities;
  • What the energy security issues are in the UK and what the government is doing to ensure our energy supply remains reliable and efficient.
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Find out more about where the UK's power stations and gas facilities are and who owns and controls them.