UK ‘can get to net zero by 2050 but government must step up ambition’

That’s the call from SSE Chief Executive Alistair Phillips-Davies, who spoke on Radio 4’s Today Programme this morning

Competition watchdog investigates £500m OVO Energy and SSE deal

The Competition and Markets Authority is inviting comments from interested parties until 6th November 2019

SSE unleashes new free EV tariff

The supplier says the deal offers the equivalent of 8,000 miles free a year

SSE to sell 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