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On 23 January 2014, SSE issued its Q3 Interim Management Statement.Keep an eye on our news website at the link below for all the latest.
SSE plc is focused on working with customers, politicians, regulators and other stakeholders to ensure it fulfils its core purpose, which is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way.
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We are the only company listed on the London Stock Exchange that has economically-regulated businesses like networks and market-based businesses like electricity generation and energy supply in the UK.
Our core purpose is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way; and our strategy is to deliver sustained real growth in the dividend.
We supply electricity, gas and other energy services to some 9.5 million customers in the energy markets in Great Britain and Ireland, focusing on strong products, good service and value for money.
We supply electricity and gas to over 10 million homes and businesses throughout Great Britain and Ireland.
The 24th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of SSE plc was held at the Perth Concert Hall on the 25 of July.Full details of this event, and previous shareholder meetings, are available using the link below.
SSE's annual report for the financial year ending 31 March 2013.
Our first commitment is to ensure energy supplies are safe and reliable. But we also provide real, practical support which we hope will bring lasting benefit to communities in a number of ways.
SSE is delighted to announce the launch of the Sustainable Development Fund. This fund has been established in addition to our local community funds, to support strategic projects in the regions where SSE is developing its renewable energy projects.
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Maintaining safe and reliable supplies of power, and restoring supplies as quickly as possible in the event of any power cuts is our key responsibility to the communities we serve.There are two main aspects to this:
We report in the following sections on the work we are doing to ensure that we are producing the right amount of the right type of electricity to meet the needs of our business:
Here, we focus on running our network in a way that ensures safe and reliable electricity supplies. Electricity is so fundamental to our everyday lives in the UK that when, for any reason, supplies are lost, it is a great inconvenience. We are acutely aware of the importance of minimising the number and duration of power cuts experienced by our network customers. In 2010/11, on average, our customers received a supply of electricity more than 99.99% of the time.
Ofgem’s Distribution Quality of Service Report, published in December 2009, identified SSE’s Southern Electric and Scottish Hydro Electric networks as the two most successful electricity distribution companies in Great Britain. This reflects our investment in the automation of our networks and effective operational responses to electricity supply interruptions.
Our capital expenditure in our electricity networks during 2011/12 was £489m.