About us

We're the UK's leading energy supplier, supporting around 500,000 businesses with commercial gas and electricity

Business gas and electricity

We can help with your energy needs

From business gas and electricity quotes to new connections and metering, we've got your commercial energy needs covered.

Energy services for businesses

Repairs, installations, safety and more

From boilers to training and safety, we help keep the power flowing through your business.

Who owns British Gas business?

Centrica is our parent company

Centrica is an energy and services company which is focused on satisfying the changing needs of its customers.

History of British Gas

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We're one of the oldest companies in the world, with a history that stretches back over 200 years.

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Build a future, make a difference

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Contact us if you need help, have feedback or are looking for guidance.

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Learn the many intelligent ways we can help you manage energy use.

Our fuel mix

See the mix of fuels we've used to generate electricity

All suppliers, including British Gas, are required to provide information about the mix of fuels used to generate the electricity supplied to their customers, as well as its environmental impact.

Coal

British Gas

7%

UK Average

8%

Natural gas

British Gas

37%

UK Average

41%

Nuclear

British Gas

11%

UK Average

20%

Renewables

British Gas

43%

UK Average

29%

Other fuels

British Gas

2%

UK Average

2%

CO 2 emissions

British Gas

210 g/kWh

UK Average

225 g/kWh

High-level radioactive waste

British Gas

0.0008 g/kWh

UK Average

0.0014 g/kWh

 

The table shows the British Gas Fuel Mix from 1st April 2017 to 31st March 2018.

Fuel mix of our products and contracts

Coal (MWh)

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0%

All other British Gas Products

7%

Natural gas (MWh)

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0%

All other British Gas Products

37%

Nuclear (MWh)

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0%

All other British Gas Products

11%

Renewable (MWh)

Renewable Energy for Business Product

100%

All other British Gas Products

42%

Other (MWh)

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0%

All other British Gas Products

3%

CO 2 emissions

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0 g/kWh

All other British Gas Products

214 g/kWh

High-level radioactive waste

Renewable Energy for Business Product

0 g/kWh

All other British Gas Products

0.0008 g/kWh



The renewable electricity we source for our Renewable Energy for Business Product is supplied into the National Grid. Customers on Renewable Energy for Business Product receive electricity through the National Grid, and not directly from renewable generation.