Capacity market auction cleared at an all-time high price

Britain’s Capacity Market auction secured 42.4GW for the delivery year 2025-26 at a record price of £30.59 per kW per year

SSE Renewables pours £50m into second life of Scottish hydro plant

New efficient turbine technology is forecast to extend the power station’s operational life by a minimum of 40 years

SSE to build £30m Scottish hydropower plant

Energy supplier SSE has confirmed it will build a £30 million hydropower plant in Ross-shire in northern Scotland. The 7.5MW Glasa scheme is expected to be completed by the end of 2015 and when fully operational will generate enough electricity to power around 10,000 homes. The project was consented by Scottish Ministers in 2010 but […]