Ofgem launches probe into two energy companies amidst regulatory concerns

The energy regulator has initiated an investigation into Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks and OVO Energy’s four supply entities

Mega 100MW battery project in Hampshire gets go-ahead

Penso Power has received planning approval for a 100MW battery storage development at Bramley in Hampshire – it is expected to go live by 2024

Thousands of homes without power as Storm Otto winds batter parts of UK

Some properties may remain off all weekend, an energy company has warned

SSEN launches incentive scheme for flexibility providers

It is encouraging new market participants and offering £500 to flexible providers that pre-qualify on the Dynamic Purchasing System before 30th November 2022

SSEN to tender for 70MW of new flexible capacity worth £6.7m

It is in response to an anticipated risk of a local network becoming overloaded

SSEN completes £1m power supply upgrade on Isle of Wight

The programme of works will boost power supplies to more than 3,400 homes and businesses living and working in the area

SSE to expand its renewable energy output fivefold by 2030

The energy firm will raise its investment in low carbon infrastructure by 65%

Storm Malik and Corrie: Thousands of homes without power

Nearly 98,000 households lost power because of Storm Malik

‘Industry-first’: New £5m trial to decarbonise heat launched in Scotland

The project will explore how electricity networks can manage the expected increase in power demand by moving to electric heating solutions most efficiently and cost-effectively

SSEN increases Storm Arwen compensation payments

Customers can receive up to an additional £210 depending on how long they stayed without power