UK power network operators join forces for ‘£40m customer savings’

They aim to keep more renewable energy flowing onto local networks

SSEN: More investment needed to hit climate goals and avoid a ‘stagnant economy’

The energy firm has set out a range of credible future energy scenarios for its transmission network in the north of Scotland

SSEN makes case for Western Isles transmission link

It would export renewable power to the national grid

New app allows customers to report power cuts

People can also take photos of any damage to the power network and send them directly to Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks

Autonomous inspection droids overhead!

SSEN and Williams have teamed up to develop safe and efficient power line maintenance robots

UK network operator SSEN trials smart trading platform

It is expected to unlock new revenue streams for homes, businesses and communities

Energy supplier puts on party during NYE power cut

An energy supplier provided a New Year’s party for its customers on a Scottish island after Storm Dylan left them without power. As 76mph winds wreaked havoc on Jura, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) told customers to go to the Jura Hotel for Hogmanay and enjoy dinner and drinks on the company’s tab. Hotel […]

SSEN says ‘leaf it out’ to trees damaging the grid

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has started using innovative 3D laser scanning technology mounted on helicopters to survey its overhead electricity network. The distribution company uses the equipment, referred to as LiDAR, to scan how close trees are to power lines – this data is then used to carry out preventative works designed to […]