You may think we run our own energy companies in the
Many years ago, we did, but things have changed.
The largest owners are:
British Gas (UK owned)
EDF Energy (French)
NPower: owned by RWE (German)
Powergen: owned by Eon (German)
Scottish & Southern Electric (UK)
Scottish Power (UK)
OWNERSHIP OF DISTRIBUTORS:
Electricity Direct, Enron Direct, Scottish Gas,
(Scotland), Nwy Prydain (Wales).
Seeboard, SWEB and other companies in Eastern
Region. EDF Energy is a subsidiary of the
French state owned group EDF (Electricite de France).
National Power, Calortex, Midlands Electricity,
Independent Energy, Yorkshire Electricity, YE Gas,
Northern Electric and Gas.
East Midlands, Eastern Electricity, Norweb Energi, Amerada,
TXU Energi, Western Gas.
SCOTTISH & SOUTHERN ELECTRIC:
Southern Electric, Scottish Hydro, North Wales Energy,
SWALEC, Cambridge Gas, Atlantic Electric & Gas,
Scottish Power, Manweb.
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