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Small and Medium suppliers make record switch gains in April

Published: May 12, 2021

Suppliers in the Other category, with market share of less than five percent per supplier, enjoyed a fruitful month of switching in April. CoS to Other suppliers from Large (market share of five percent or more) competitors reached 209,000 – narrowly increasing from the previous record for this category set in April 2019.

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ElectraLink Board appoints Jonathan Purdy as new chairperson

Published: April 27, 2021

On Thursday, 22 April 2021, the ElectraLink Board voted to appoint Jonathan Purdy as chairperson following Kevin Lee’s retirement. Jonathan has served as a non-executive director on the ElectraLink Board for seven years and has played a significant role in facilitating the expansion of ElectraLink’s regulated and commercial services.

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Smart meter installations bounce back after winter lockdown

Published: April 20, 2021

Smart meter installations in GB have rebounded after the winter lockdown restricted engineers from visiting homes and businesses for non-essential work. There were 219,000 installs in March 2021 – 34 percent more than the month before.

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Switching rockets after price cap news nudges customers

Published: April 15, 2021

March 2021 signalled the second highest number of switches ever in a single month after 649,000 customers changed energy supplier.

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ElectraLink appoints Dan Hopkinson as Acting CEO

Published: March 31, 2021

We have announced today that ElectraLink is saying goodbye to Stuart Lacey, our CEO for the last 10 years. We are also pleased to announce that Dan Hopkinson, who has been with the company for five years and will already be known to many in the energy market, has agreed to become our Acting CEO.

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