Market disruption drives customers to find switching security with large suppliers

Published: November 9, 2021

Energy supplier switching figures from last month reveal the uncertainty in the energy market is pushing people towards established retail brands as large legacy suppliers saw their most positive month in eight years.

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Dan Hopkinson’s role as ElectraLink CEO made permanent

Published: November 8, 2021

Dan Hopkinson has been made permanent in his role as CEO of ElectraLink – operators of the GB energy market’s Data Transfer Service (DTS), a wide range of energy data products and code governance support and management. The ElectraLink Board undertook a competitive recruitment process and confirmed Dan’s permanent position after considering internal and external candidates.

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ElectraLink’s journey to Net Zero

Published: November 2, 2021

Since I joined ElectraLink in March 2020, the company has always demonstrated consideration for employees, what we do and how we do it. Strong focus is placed on corporate social responsibility and doing what is right, not just what makes good business sense. With a decarbonising industry surrounding us and COP26 on the horizon, it is no surprise that in early 2021 our focus turned to achieving net zero emissions as soon as possible.

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ElectraLink commits to net zero by 2022

Published: November 1, 2021

ElectraLink has committed to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2022, following several months of factfinding and training to establish our current emissions and plan a way forward. We are rapidly changing how we operate and behave as an organisation at the heart of the GB energy market, adopting various strategies for reducing and being accountable for our carbon emissions.

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Smart meter installations drop 15% year-on-year

Published: October 26, 2021

Installations of electricity smart meters continue to slow after the post-lockdown recovery in installation rates. 197,000 installations occurred in GB during September 2021 – a 15 percent drop compared to the same month last year. September 2020 was the first month where installs returned to pre-pandemic levels.

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