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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.
Making Ireland an offshore wind hub for Europe
Offshore wind will be a key component to meet Europe’s climate and energy goals, and SSE plc brought the topic of Ireland’s offshore wind energy potential to the forefront of European Parliament. A blog by Alistair Phillips-Davies, Chief Executive of SSE plc.
SSE responds to UK PM’s Net Zero Speech
Responding to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s speech on the UK’s Net Zero policies
Landmark for Lenalea onshore wind farm as final turbine installed
Lenalea Wind Farm has reached a landmark milestone in its construction with the successful installation of its seventh and final turbine at the site in County Donegal.
Viking Wind Farm spends more than £70 million with supply chain
Viking Wind Farm has spent more than £70 million so far since work on the project commenced in 2020.
Major milestones in delivery of key contracts for 2030 Scottish electricity transmission network plans
SSEN Transmission ihas announced that it has selected Hitachi Energy as ‘preferred bidder’ for the HVDC Converter System and NKT as ‘preferred bidder’ for the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Cable for its Western Isles and Spittal-Peterhead subsea links.
Final wind turbine installed at Seagreen, Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm
Seagreen Wind Farm, a joint venture between SSE Renewables and TotalEnergies, achieved another landmark this week as the 114th and final wind turbine was installed.
SSEN Transmission’s £10bn networks investment to support over 20,000 jobs throughout UK
SSEN Transmission’s £10 billion programme of investment into the transmission network across the north of Scotland will play a key role in enabling the connection of up to 11GW of new offshore wind capacity, supporting 20,000 jobs across the UK.