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Significant milestones for two symbolic UK energy projects
Major milestones have been reached at two of SSE Group’s most symbolic net zero UK infrastructure projects.
Green jobs boost for SSEN Transmission
A major green jobs boost has been announced by SSEN Transmission, the Perth-based energy firm responsible for the transmission network across the north of Scotland, with 400 new jobs expected to be created over the next year.
An uplifting start to SSEN Distribution’s £14.2m Aultbea-Ullapool network upgrade
Expert teams from SSE’s SSEN Distribution business recently delivered over 150 electricity poles by helicopter to a remote part of the Scottish Highlands.
Major milestone for SSEN's Fort Augustus-Skye network upgrade
Plans to replace the existing Fort Augustus-Skye electricity transmission line have taken a major step forward, in a boost to SSE’s £12.5bn Net Zero Acceleration Programme.
Boosting network resilience across the UK
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), are conducting two multi-million pound network upgrades to boost resilience in Dorchester and on the Isle of Islay.
Green Light for Green Links
SSE welcomes Ofgem's provisional approval of the first of two subsea High Voltage Direct Current links planned connecting Peterhead in the north east of Scotland to demand centres in England, providing essential reinforcements to the GB energy system.
First towers installed in multi-million-pound Port Ann to Crossaig transmission power line project
A major construction milestone has been reached in ongoing works around SSEN Transmission’s multi-million-pound power line development in Scotland.
Argyll transmission network upgrade to support transition to net zero
SSEN Transmission – the electricity transmission owner for the north of Scotland – has submitted to the energy regulator, Ofgem, robust proposals to reinforce the Argyll transmission network from 132kV to 275kV operation.
Recruiting the next generation of power changers
SSE has kicked off its latest apprenticeship recruitment campaign, as it looks to step up delivery of its £12.5bn Net Zero Acceleration Programme.
Starting gun fired for £5bn+ investment in north of Scotland grid to deliver net zero ambitions
SSEN Transmission – the electricity transmission owner for the north of Scotland and part of the SSE Group, the UK’s clean energy champion – welcomes the publication of this year’s Networks Options Assessment (NOA), which fires the starting gun for over £5bn of investment in grid infrastructure in the north of Scotland alone that will be critical to delivering the UK and Scotland’s net zero commitments and renewable targets.