PES Distributor Area 23: Yorkshire Electricity

Which PES / Distribution area you are in has a significant effect on your energy charges. This applies to standing charges, availability charges as well as unit rates. Unfortunately it's also something you can't change, short of moving your business. It also dictates who you will need to contact to upgrade or downgrade your supply or if you are looking for a new supply.

The Yorkshire Electricity area covers the following Postcodes

BB 8
BD 1-23
DN 1-12
DN 14-19
DN 31-40
HD 1-8
HU 1-20
HX 1-7
LN 7
LS 1-29
OL 14
S 1-14
S 17-19
S 30-31
S 60-66
S 70-75
WF 1-17
YO 15-16
YO 4
Pes Area 23

These postcodes include all or part the following counties:

  • Derbyshire
  • East Yorkshire
  • Lancashire
  • Lincolnshire
  • North Yorkshire
  • Nottinghamshire
  • South Yorkshire
  • Staffordshire
  • West Yorkshire

The towns and cities covered by the Yorkshire Region include:

Alford, Barnetby, Barnoldswick, Barnsley, Barrow-Upon-Humber, Barton-Upon-Humber, Batley, Beverley, Bingley, Bradford, Bridlington, Brigg, Brighouse, Brough, Burnley, Castleford, Chesterfield, Cleckheaton, Cleethorpes, Cottingham, Dewsbury, Doncaster, Driffield, Dronfield, Elland, Filey, Gainsborough, Goole, Grimsby, Halifax, Harrogate, Hebden Bridge, Heckmondwike, Hessle, Holmfirth, Hope Valley, Hornsea, Huddersfield, Hull, Ilkley, Immingham, Keighley, Knottingley, Leeds, Lincoln, Liversedge, Louth, Market Rasen, Mexborough, Mirfield, Nelson, Normanton, North Ferriby, Ossett, Otley, Pontefract, Pudsey, Retford, Rotherham, Scunthorpe, Selby, Settle, Sheffield, Shipley, Skipton-on-Swale, Sowerby Bridge, Tadcaster, Todmorden, Ulceby, Wakefield, Wetherby, Withernsea, Wolverhampton, Worksop, and York.

If your business is based in this area, we can help save you money on gas and electricity.

History of PES Area 22

Yorkshire Electricity

PES CODE: 23
DNO Name : YE Distribution
Owner : Northern Powergrid Holdings
Ultimate Owner : MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company

History

Pre-privatisation : Yorkshire Electricity Board
Mar 31 1990 : vested as Yorkshire Electricity Group plc
Dec 11 1990 : floated on stock market
Apr 1 1997 : taken over by AEP and PS Colorado
Jun 15 2000 : AEP merged with CSW
Apr 2 2001 : 94.75% purchased by Innogy
Sep 21 2001 : Innogy swap Yorkshire Electricity Distribution with CE Electric for the supply business of Northern Electric.
Nov 1 2011: CE Electric UK rebranded as Northern Powergrid Holdings