Centrica operates as an integrated energy company. The Company operates through Energy Supply & Services–UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services–North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation, and Centrica Storage segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential, business, and industrial customers, as well as provision of energy-related services; and engages in the power generation activities. The Company also provides installation, repair, and maintenance services for domestic central heating, plumbing and drains, gas appliances, and kitchen appliances; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment; and water heaters and solar power generating equipment, as well as the provision of breakdown services. In addition, it engages in the procurement, trading, and optimization of energy; and supplies energy efficiency solutions and technologies to residential customers. Further, the Company produces and processes gas and oil; and develops new fields to maintain reserves in Europe and North America. Additionally, it generates power from combined cycle gas turbines, wind, and nuclear assets; and is involved in gas storage activities. The Company engages in vehicle leasing; insurance provision; group financing; operation of a franchise network; intermediary services, including claims handling and administration services; sea freight water transport; and social enterprise investment fund activities.

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Windsor, GB
Size (employees)
38,278 (est)-1%
Centrica was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Windsor, GB
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Key People/Management at Centrica

Charles Cameron

Charles Cameron

Director of Technology & Engineering
Grant Dawson

Grant Dawson

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
Jill Shedden

Jill Shedden

Group HR Director
Mike Young

Mike Young

Group Chief Information Officer

Centrica Office Locations

Centrica has an office in Windsor
Windsor, GB (HQ)
Maidenhead Road
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Centrica Financials and Metrics

Centrica Financials

Centrica's revenue was reported to be £27.97 b in FY, 2015 which is a 4.9% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

28 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

4.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(884 m)

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

9.3 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

860 m
Centrica's current market capitalization is £9.3 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


26.6 b29.4 b28 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

21.2 b26.2 b23.6 b

Gross profit

5.4 b3.2 b4.4 b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


719 m621 m860 m

Accounts Receivable

2.5 b4.9 b4.5 b

Current Assets

7.7 b8.1 b7.2 b


11 b10 b7.8 b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

2.9 b1.2 b2.2 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(791 m)(663 m)(1.3 b)

Income Taxes Paid

(699 m)398 m252 m
GBPY, 2015

Financial Leverage

16 x
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Centrica Operating Metrics

Dec, 2017

Net Customer Additions

-1.35 m
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Centrica Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
REstore November 03, 2017€70 m
FlowGem August 30, 2016£13 m
ENER-G Cogen International May 16, 2016£145 m
Neas Energy A/S April 25, 2016kr1.60 b
Bounce Energy July 31, 2013$46 m
Cool Planet Technologies November 15, 2010£500 k
Oxxio Nederland bv June 05, 2006
Dyno-Rod September 30, 2004£57.60 m
Centrica Storage February 24, 2003
Energy America December 12, 2000
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Centrica Online and Social Media Presence

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Centrica News and Updates

Centrica, Tokyo Gas join Anadarko's Mozambique LNG project as buyers

LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - Britain's Centrica and Japan's Tokyo Gas have signed a non-binding agreement to buy liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Anadarko Petroleum's Mozambique acreage, a deal that will help the U.S. company reach a final decision on the project.

Anadarko Announces Heads Of Agreement With Tokyo Gas And Centrica

HOUSTON, June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced Mozambique LNG1 Company Pte. Ltd., the jointly owned sales entity of the Mozambique Area 1 co-venturers, has signed a Heads of Agreement (HOA) with Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (Tokyo Gas) and Centrica...

Centrica staves off investor unrest after slashing bonuses and cutting jobs

British Gas owner Centrica managed to keep investors happy at its AGM today, despite murmurings that poor performance and a lack of diversity at board level could leave them with questions to answer. All of the resolutions proposed at the AGM, including the remuneration report and the re-election…

Brackenburn creates renewable biofuel to burn in the home

With an investigation looming into whether burning wood is bad for the environment, Brackenburn is helping shoppers looking for ways to stay warm with a clean conscience. The link between burning wood and air pollution arises when the wood is wet.  Wet wood makes stoves and open fires work at a lowe…

EtaGen raises $83 million from American Electric Power, Centrica Innovations, Statoil Energy Ventures, Bill Gates, others

EtaGen said it raised $83 million of Series C financing from new investors American Electric Power, Centrica Innovations, Statoil Energy Ventures, KCK Group and Louis M. Bacon, and existing investors Bill Gates and Khosla Ventures. Ten investors participated in the round.
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