Elexon is vital to the operation of the wholesale electricity market.

We are a trusted, independent and reliable market expert. We continuously look to evolve and innovate so that customers and consumers can feel the benefit.

We are a not-for-profit entity, funded by electricity market participants.

Video: What Elexon does

Watch our video to find out more about our role within the electricity market.


Our purpose

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Our purpose is simple: Serving at the heart of the energy industry, building a path to Net Zero.

Elexon has an important role to play in supporting the UK’s climate goals whilst ensuring security of supply. We help facilitate the changes needed in the energy industry to achieve Net Zero.

Read more about our purpose, vision and strategy

Elexon in numbers

What we did in 2022/2023:

Settlement Runs carried out
new parties registered
Energy Contract Volume Notifications received
trading disputes managed, totalling over £6.2m