It’s what building a net zero electricity system will achieve.
But it needs action now, not just ambition. So what is net zero, and how do we achieve it?
We’re investing £9m on average every single day in homegrown energy
We’re delivering 1000s of green jobs
We’re building the world’s largest offshore wind farm
Local, low-carbon and fair jobs
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And if we get this right, the benefits will be significant:
Cleaner energy and a better environment for our children and grandchildren.
Cheaper power that is less reliant on expensive imported fuels.
More secure energy from homegrown resources.
Net Zero Acceleration Programme News
SSE confirms increase to capital investment plan and re-iterates its strong growth prospects
SSE has published its Half-year Results for 2023/24.
Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm now fully operational
First Minister Humza Yousaf says Seagreen milestone takes Scotland a step closer to net zero.
World’s largest offshore wind farm produces power for the first time
The world’s largest offshore wind farm under construction, Dogger Bank, has started producing electricity for the first time for British homes and businesses, marking a major milestone in the development of the offshore wind industry and the transition to a cleaner, more secure energy system.