SSE sells retail arm to OVO Energy in £500m deal

The deal, once approved, will make OVO the second largest energy supplier in the UK

SSE recruits next generation of energy workers with 100 new apprentices

The energy giant says they will be trained up to tackle climate change across a variety of roles within the organisation

SSE to cut energy prices in line with Ofgem’s cap

However, some very low energy usage customers may see an increase on their bills

SSE in talks over sale of UK retail energy business to OVO

If the deal is reached, OVO will become one of the largest energy companies in the country

SSE secures capacity contracts from RWE’s Aberthaw B coal plant

The news follows German electric utility RWE’s announcement to close its 1.56GW coal plant in Wales next March

SSE chosen to take on customers as Cardiff Energy Supply goes bust

Customers will continue to receive gas supplies as normal and credit balances will be protected

Climate protesters target SSE and Drax gas plant sites

The Reclaim the Power group were picketing outside the London offices of Drax and blocked entrances to SSE’s site in Lincolnshire

Royal opening for Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm

The Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm will generate enough electricity to power around 450,000 homes every year

SSE calls on government to increase offshore wind cap

This year’s Contract for Difference (CfD) auction includes a capacity cap of 6GW for low carbon power

Centrica and SSE on the road to zero emission fleets by 2030

The owner of British Gas operates the third largest fleet in the country and SSE the seventh largest