SSE News Updates

Our @ssethermal business is working with others to develop a plan to illustrate how the Humber region can achieve #netzero carbon emissions by 2040, potentially making it the first industrial cluster in the world to do so: https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2020/08/humber-cluster-plan-can-pave-the-way-for-uk-s-first-net-zero-region/

“Central to the challenge of decarbonising our transport and achieving climate change targets is how we can optimise the existing flexibility within the energy system.” SSE Enterprise is helping to develop the world’s largest vehicle-to-grid site: https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2020/08/london-bus-garage-becomes-world-s-largest-vehicle-to-grid-site/

Could a double-decker bus provide support to the grid?
@beisgovuk
@innovateuk
@SSE
@TfL
@UKPowerNetworks
@TheGoAheadGroup
@UniversityLeeds
https://www.energylivenews.com/2020/08/13/north-london-bus-garage-to-become-worlds-largest-v2g-site/

All voting resolutions passed at our AGM: https://otp.tools.investis.com/clients/uk/scottish_southern_energy3/rns/regulatory-story.aspx?cid=1&newsid=1407644

We're delighted to announce our proposed 30.5MW Lenalea #onshorewind farm in Co. Donegal, a JV with partners @coilltenews Renewable Energy, has received the green light after it provisionally won a contract in Ireland’s first competitive #RESS auction. https://www.sserenewables.com/news-and-views/2020/08/lenalea-gets-green-light-in-ireland-s-first-ress-auction/

❗ Shareholder alert ❗ There’s still time to register your votes ahead if our virtual AGM on 12 August. Find out more.

⚡ 🔌 £2.2m cable installation completed by @ssencommunity in Aberdeen to support safe and secure power for over 11,500 homes and businesses.

From disappointing school grades to personal challenges, everyone’s journey is unique, including lots of our people here at @SSE. If you’re feeling anxious or disappointed after receiving exam results, please remember there is #NoWrongPath #dyw #examresults @DYWScot

4

Shetland HVDC Link main contractors confirmed with construction kickstarting in August: https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2020/08/final-milestone-for-shetland-hvdc-link-complete-following-appointment-of-main-contractors/ @ssencommunity @Siemens @BAMNuttall @ABBgroupnews #greenrecovery #renewables #electricity #netzero #poweringcommunities #climateaction

SSE Enterprise will be Founding Partners of @World_EV_Day, putting the spotlight firmly on the need for innovative EV solutions.

As part of the move to decarbonise its fleet in line with the SSE Group’s #EV100 commitment, colleagues at @ssencommunity have been trialling a fleet of #EVs vans.

Have you voted yet ahead of our online AGM? If you’re a shareholder, register your votes now and find out more on how to access the AGM here.

Scottish civil engineering contractor RJ McLeod has been awarded the main contract to build the 103-turbine Viking Wind Farm in Shetland, one of the largest contracts of this type ever awarded in Scotland. #windenergy #windjobs #netzero #greenprint https://www.sserenewables.com/news-and-views/2020/07/scottish-contractor-rj-mcleod-set-to-build-viking-onshore-windfarm/

Our SSE Enterprise business joined @PeterboroughCC @CranfieldUni @SmrtrGridSols yesterday in the launch of the largest smart city-wide energy system in the UK. 🏙️⚡

❗ Shareholder alert ❗ There’s still time to register your votes ahead if our virtual AGM on 12 August. Find out more.

Our networks business @ssencommunity has developed an accelerating a Green Recovery plan to develop the world’s most extensive electric vehicle charging network by 2025. 🔌🚗

The decarbonisation of heavy industry is critical to the UK achieving #netzero. The development of shared #carboncapture and #hydrogen infrastructure would allow projects like our proposed Keadby 3 Power Station in Lincolnshire to help deliver a #greenrecovery in the years ahead. https://twitter.com/10DowningStreet/status/1285834041435074560

UK Prime Minister@10DowningStreet

Today PM @BorisJohnson has announced £350 million to cut emissions in heavy industry and fuel our green economic recovery from #coronavirus

Load More...

For more information about this post and how Energy Solutions can help with your Electricity, Gas, or Water, click on the links, or check out the contact details at the bottom of the page.