Network Members


New-Pin’s Network Members were drawn from a range of companies, regulators, government departments, public interest advocates (consumer, environmental and civil society groups) and academics with an active interest in thinking about the public-interest and long-termism in energy and water. Our Network Members included:

  • Affinity Water
  • Anglian Water
  • Centre for Sustainable Energy
  • Citizens Advice
  • Consumer Challenge Group Chair representative 
  • Consumer Council for Water
  • DECC
  • Electricity North West Ltd
  • Energy UK
  • The Environment Agency
  • Exeter University – I-Gov Project
  • Green Alliance
  • Local Government Association – Carbon Local Network
  • National Energy Action
  • Northern Power Grid
  • Ofgem
  • Ofwat
  • Policy Exchange
  • Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks
  • Scottish Government
  • ShareAction
  • South East Water
  • Southern Water
  • United Utilities
  • Water Industry Commission for Scotland
  • Western Power Distribution
  • Which?
  • WWF-UK

To help inform developing thinking on specific topics, others were invited along to New-Pin workshops where they bring specific insight and experience.

New-Pin sponsors included: Ofwat, the Water Industry Commission for Scotland, Ofgem, PA Consulting (year 1 only), five water companies (Affinity, Anglian, Southern Water, South East Water and United Utilities), and four power distribution companies (Electricity North West Ltd, Northern Powergrid, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks, Western Power Distribution).