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?
And it is not just talk.
We’re investing an average of £7m every day in net zero technologies.
Supporting 47,000 good green jobs across the UK.
Local, low-carbon and fair jobs
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“It means me and my family can stay in the North East and thrive"Homegrown jobs for homegrown energy Open
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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
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.
SSE issues €650m Green Bond as it ramps up Net Zero Acceleration Programme
SSE plc has successfully issued a €650m 7-year green bond maturing 1 August 2029 at a coupon of 2.875 per cent.