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.
Find out more about where the UK's power stations and gas facilities are and who owns and controls them.