SP Energy Networks awards £10m for green projects

They include a community hydropower station, a micro heat network, electric bin lorries and e-bike hire schemes

Major £20m project to modernise power network in Fife

SP Energy Networks’ two-year project will involve the replacement of ageing equipment

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New partnership aims to speed up EV adoption

Smarter Grid Solutions and SP Energy Networks have teamed up to find better ways to charge electric vehicles

Ofgem approves £6m investment in digital marketplace for energy

SP Energy Networks’ new platform will allow surplus power to be traded among consumers

Former energy minister to oversee SP Energy Networks’ power plans

Charles Hendry will scrutinise the electricity distribution network operator’s future business plans

SP Energy Networks launches £15m green fund

It will work with the Scottish Government and Ofgem to support green initiatives that can help boost local economic growth

New £8m project to enable cheaper network access for local energy

A project aimed at facilitating quicker and cheaper network access for local energy projects in Dumfries and Galloway has been granted £8 million by Ofgem. It is part of the regulator’s Innovation Roll-out Mechanism, which funds innovative technologies that provide long term value to consumers. SP Energy Networks, which will use the funding for its […]

Power cut awareness campaign launched

ScottishPower’s network business is launching a campaign to increase awareness about what people should do during a power cut. A recent survey found almost half (46%) of consumers believe they are unprepared for a power outage, claims the supplier. Only 40% of ScottishPower Energy Networks (SPEN) customers said they would contact the network firm should […]

ABB wins $26m Scottish wind order

Power and technology firm ABB has won an order worth around $26 million (£16m) to supply its gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) for wind substations in Scotland. ABB will design, supply and commission its 420 kiloVolt GIS for SP Energy Networks, the Scottish Power company which owns and operates the power transmission and distribution network in southern […]