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Wind turbine component convoys get underway for SSE Renewables' Viking Wind Farm
Convoys of wind turbine components for the SSE Renewables Viking Onshore Wind Farm in Shetland got underway today from Lerwick Port to the Viking Wind Farm site in central Mainland Shetland.
SSE Renewables acquires 49.9MW Aberarder onshore wind farm project
SSE Renewables has today announced it is further expanding its onshore wind development pipeline through the acquisition of a 12-turbine, 49.9MW consented wind farm project in Scotland’s Highlands.
Boosting UK energy security, supporting communities and creating good green jobs
Last weekend a piece appeared in the FT’s weekend edition discussing how SSE projects are boosting energy security, creating jobs and supporting communities.
SSE Renewables completes acquisition of European renewable energy development platform
SSE Renewables has completed the transaction with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to acquire its existing European renewable energy development platform for a consideration of €580m
Berwick Bank Wind Farm could provide multi-billion pound boost to Scottish economy and generate thousands of jobs
One of the largest offshore renewable energy developments in the world could deliver as much as £4.1billion to the Scottish economy over the lifetime of the project, while cutting millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions every year according to a new report.
First power generated at Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm
Our Renewables business, SSE Renewables, and its partner TotalEnergies have announced first power generation from the Seagreen offshore wind farm, 27km off the coast of Angus in Scotland.
Laying the foundations for Net Zero on Dogger Bank wind farm
The world’s largest offshore wind farm, Dogger Bank, has reached a significant milestone with the installation of the first foundations for its 277 turbines.
CfD contract secured for Viking Energy Wind Farm
SSE Renewables has been successful in the UK's fourth Contract for Difference Allocation Round and has secured a low-carbon power contract for 220MW for its wholly-owned Viking Energy Wind Farm project.
Yellow River secures contract in Ireland’s second RESS auction
SSE Renewables has been successful in Ireland’s latest competitive auction for onshore wind and solar energy and has provisionally won a contract for low-carbon power for the proposed 104.4MW Yellow River onshore wind farm project in Rhode, Co. Offaly.
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.