October switches highest for the year so far

Published: November 10, 2020

Switching energy supplier in GB has continued positively in October on the upward seasonal trend as suppliers see an expected rise in contract expirations. October 2020 recorded 621,000 changes of supplier (CoS) completed, according to data from the Energy Market Data Hub (EMDH). This is four percent more than October 2019 as well as a 20 percent increase on September 2020.

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FlowBuilder upgrades are live!

Published: November 5, 2020

This week ElectraLink has launched extensive upgrades to FlowBuilder – the data transfer tool enabling users to design, test and share bespoke data requirements and templates. The upgrades will increase market accessibility for new entrants and promote innovation and collaboration among market participants.

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Innovation Sandboxes: The route to net zero?

Published: October 26, 2020

  Words by Alexandra Moore, Advisory Services Advisor, ElectraLink With an economy that is intrinsically linked to the use of fossil fuels, the UK needs a total shift in how we generate, distribute and consume energy if we are to meet net zero carbon targets by 2050. Stakeholders from all levels have the opportunity to consider a whole systems approach to make this necessary shift.

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ElectraLink partners with SSEN and UK Power Networks to prepare electricity system for EV future

Published: October 21, 2020

ElectraLink is delighted to be involved in Skyline, a new innovative partnership launched to support the cost-effective transition to electric vehicles (EVs). In a cross-industry first, data from the automotive industry, charge point operators and electricity networks is being shared and utilised to target investment and pave the way for the net zero transport revolution.

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Switching trends mirror last year despite COVID-induced slowdown

Published: October 16, 2020

Change of Supplier (CoS) data published from ElectraLink’s Energy Market Data Hub (EMDH) today reveals a promising increase in switching during the month of September as it becomes further evident that energy market activity has continued seasonal trends. September 2020 saw 526,000 CoS completed, up three percent from the month before but eight percent less than September 2019 and the lowest September since 2016.

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