Our @ssencommunity business reports forecast rapid growth in the electrification of transport and heat. https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2021/01/new-reports-forecasts-rapid-growth-in-the-electrification-of-transport-and-heat/
@SSE apprentice inductions in 1975 vs. mid-pandemic in 2021. 46 years on, we are proud we're still training new generations of apprentices and engineers. Information on new apprenticeship opportunities coming soon, register your interest here https://bit.ly/38CZMcE2
Last year, we awarded £326,000 to the new the Armadale Hall project in Sutherland. Now, it's finished and being used in the fight against #COVID19. Well done to all the volunteers for getting it prepared for this vital role. https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/highlands/2814367/village-hall-vaccinations/
⌛ Just over 2 weeks left now to submit your nomination for the #ETAwards21! Entries close 29th Jan.
🔹 Want some inspiration for your entry? Check out last year's webinars with some of our nominees: http://ow.ly/zQVj50D5TCL
#engineering #inclusion @RAEngNews @SSE
🌍 The @IEA's plans are encouraging. Collaboration between govt and business, and private sector investment, will be the engine of change.
Our greenprint sets out how we are working for a green recovery from #corornavirus in support of #netzero ambitions: https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2020/05/a-greenprint-for-a-cleaner-resilient-economy/
This week the @IEA announced plans to publish the world's first comprehensive roadmap for the energy sector to reach #netzero emissions by 2050.
Read our blog on why #COP26 & the IEA are joining forces to accelerate the global clean transition.
👷♀️👷♂️ New year, new career?
We're recruiting for a number of roles across the UK and Ireland to help in the fight against #climatechange and work towards #netzero.
Follow @ssejobs and keep an eye on http://www.sse.com/careers for all of the latest opportunities to join us.
The #COP26 Presidency is proud to now have five Principal Partners:
Learn more about our sponsors 👇
The fight against climate change continues and SSE looks forward to engaging with Governments, policymakers and regulators from across the globe at @COP26 later this year 🌍
"We have the opportunity to transform our world.
But to achieve this we need global solidarity, just as we need it for a successful recovery from #COVID19."
-- @antonioguterres at #COP26 Roundtable on Clean Power Transition. https://news.un.org/en/story/2021/01/1081802
Engineering is the backbone of industry and will play a critical role in the UK achieving #netzero. We’re delighted to support the #ETAwards21 and celebrate the #diverse talent in #engineering and #technology professions.
🎉 Happy New Year to the inspirational #engineering and #technology professionals! Get recognised on a national platform for your talents by entering the #ETAwards21.
👉 Don’t miss out and get your nominations in now: http://ow.ly/jO3F50ChfJZ
Looking forward to continuing to work with you to make #COP26 in Glasgow a global success and deliver the climate action the world needs 🌍
Delighted to take on the #Cop26 presidency full time at a critical moment in the UK’s leadership on tackling #climatechange.
This is the biggest challenge of our time and we need to work together to deliver a cleaner, greener world https://www.gov.uk/government/news/alok-sharma-becomes-full-time-cop26-president-and-kwasi-kwarteng-is-appointed-as-secretary-of-state-for-business
SSE is leading the way in building a greener and more resilient recovery from #coronavirus and as a principal partner of #COP26 we’re also committed to accelerating the transition to a clean energy future and meeting #netzero targets #TogetherForOurPlanet 🌍
As hosts of #COP26, the 🇬🇧 is committed to accelerating the transition to a clean energy future.
We will encourage countries, businesses & communities to embrace the benefits of renewable energy.
Learn about our COP26 campaigns:
.@SSE is helping thousands of #London commuters travel by #electric bus after installing hundreds of charging points across the capital (https://www.sse.com/news-and-views/2020/01/sse-and-go-ahead-london-help-330-buses-turn-from-red-to-green-via-innovative-ev-infrastructure/).
Join #eVision - our digital event on #electrification of fleet vehicles.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Distribution (@ssencommunity) has become the first UK Distribution Network Operator to demonstrate its climate leadership by publicly committing to setting science-based targets. #climatechange #netzero
Congratulations to Norway on reaching a significant EV milestone with over half of all cars sold being fully electric!
The UK is catching up, reaching 16.5% cars sold in December being fully electric, up from 1.6% in 2019. The #RaceToZero is speeding up in the run up to @COP26.
New #Renewables milestone reached by Norway: 1st country to sell more electric cars than petrol, hybrid and diesel engines in a year 👉 http://bit.ly/2JRNZOc
We were happy to share our experience of decarbonising our vehicle fleet under our #EV100 commitment, and help Governments in the ZEV Community around the world support companies to join the #RaceToZero ahead of @COP26 #TogetherForOurPlanet 🌍
Zero emission vehicles are a crucial element of a green economic recovery 🚗
Through the #Under2Coalition's ZEV Community, governments and businesses have shared how ZEVs are a part of the COVID-19 recovery in their jurisdiction. @CAGoBiz @SSE @greenyc
#keyworkers across SSE are working hard to keep the lights on whilst building back better as we continue the fight against #coronavirus:
#COP26 takes place later this year in Glasgow and we’re proud to be playing our part as principal partner. Find out more below.
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We are at a turning point for our planet.
As we recover from #coronavirus, it is vital that we build back greener and more resilient.
#COP26 will provide the opportunity for the world to come together to commit to urgent #ClimateAction.
We’re still playing our part in the fight against coronavirus. #keepingyougoing #poweringBritain #coronavirus #criticalworker
Providing safe and reliable energy is a 24/7 job, that’s why you will still see our critical workers on the road and on site as we enter 2021. #keepingyougoing #poweringbritain #coronavirus #criticalworker
Great news to kick off the New Year! We're working with our partners in @ZC_Humber to decarbonise the Humber region, with plans to develop the UK's first CCS-equipped power station at Keadby, North Lincolnshire. #zerocarbonhumber #netzero #carboncapture https://twitter.com/HumberBizEd/status/1346031580242915328
Roadmap for Humber to lead to world to Net Zero backed by @beisgovuk - £1.7m fund for cluster plan to be developed to place Energy Estuary at the forefront of industrial decarbonisation: https://www.business-live.co.uk/economic-development/roadmap-humber-lead-world-net-19557990 #humber #netzero
Great article by @JH_Ambrose on @DoggerBankWind. There’s lots more exciting news to come from the world’s largest offshore wind project in 2021 and the team at @sserenewables, @Equinor_UK and @eni. https://bit.ly/388hNzy
We've teamed up with @Microsoft to tell @thetimes about how technological advances are driving #renewableenergy. Our Director of Engineering and Innovation @johnadownes explained how #data & #AI is helping us deliver #netzero. #renewableenergy #innovation https://www.thetimes.co.uk/static/windfarms-renewable-energy-microsoft-technology/
It’s been a year of keeping our people and customers safe, whilst delivering a pathway to a greener future. We take a look at some of our highlights.
Together with partners @Equinor_UK and @GErenewables we've announced we'll pioneer the 14MW Haliade-X turbine at the third phase of @DoggerBankWind. This will mark the first time these 14MW turbines will be installed at any project worldwide. #offshorewind