Gas and Electricity Overview - Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon is a large town in Wiltshire in South West England. It is home to various interesting buildings such as the Link Centre, the Renault Building and David Murray John Tower. It has a population of around 220,000 people. The incumbent suppliers in Swindon are likely to be either SSE or EDF Energy for electricity and British Gas for gas.
Scottish & Southern Energy Networks (SSE)
Emergency number - 0800 072 7282 (England)
Non-emergency number - 0800 980 1395
Wales & West Utilities
Emergency Gas Number - 0800 100 999
Emergency Number - 0800 912 29 99
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Average energy usage by city
Electricity - 826 kWh = £139
Gas - 2560 kWh = £130
Swindon Energy Offices
Npower, Windmill Hill Business Park, Swindon, SN5 6PB, UK
Up until the year 1990, the electricity demands of Swindon were fulfilled by 'South Western Electricity Board' (SWEB). After 1990, and privatisation, it became 'SWEB Energy' which underwent a variety of takeover in the years following. In 2003 EDF discontinued the brand name and 2010 saw it sold to 'PPL' who rebranded it to Western Power Distribution.
Between the years of 1948-1973, 'South Western Gas Board' provided the gas supply in Swindon; however, after this time it became and area of the British Gas Corporation.