Energy Networks Association (United Kingdom)
|Formation||1 October 2003|
|Legal status||Non-profit company (registered in England & Wales, No. 4832301)|
|Purpose||Energy networks in the UK|
|Chairman - Steve Johnson|
ENA was formed in October 2003 from the dissolution of the Electricity Association into three separate industry bodies:
Following the demerger of the Gas Distribution Network operations of British Gas Transco, they also joined ENA.
ENA member companies are:
- CE Electric UK
- Central Networks (owned by E.ON UK)
- UK Power Networks
- National Grid
- Northern Gas Networks
- Northern Ireland Electricity
- Scottish and Southern Energy
- Scottish Power
- Electricity North West
- Wales & West Utilities
- Western Power Distribution (list last updated April 2010).
ENA's role is to provide a strategic focus for the energy networks sector by communicating key messages. All its work is underpinned by technical expertise—more than half the association's staff are specialist engineers. ENA's online catalogue contains hundreds of reference documents relating to cables, contactor gear, electrical and mechanical composites, overhead transmissions and distribution lines, switchgear, engineering recommendations and other information. The association also records faults, defects and safety information on behalf of the networks industry.
- Association of Electricity Producers
- Energy Retail Association
- Office of Gas and Electricity Markets
- "ENA Engineering Documents Catalogue". Retrieved 18 October 2008.