SSE Renewables is a leading developer and operator of renewable energy across the UK and Ireland.
With a portfolio of around 4GW of onshore wind, offshore wind and hydro, SSE Renewables strategy is to drive the transition to a net zero world through the world class development, construction and operation of renewable energy assets.
SSE Renewables has the largest offshore wind development pipeline in the UK and Ireland at over 6GW and an onshore wind pipeline across both markets in excess of 1GW, SSE Renewables has strong opportunities for the future.
Powering 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland, SSEN keeps customers connected whilst developing the flexible electricity network vital to achieving net zero.
SSEN Distribution employs more than 3,500 people, including skilled engineers, customer service teams and future energy experts many of whom live as well as work in the communities they serve.
By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network they're ensuring local communities from the Shetland Islands to the Isle of Wight, and Portsmouth to Aberdeen continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future.
SSEN Transmission also plays a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net zero.
Vital to net zero ambitions it transports huge quantities of clean, green renewable power over a quarter of the UK land mass across some of its most challenging terrain.
From the deep waters of the North Sea to high mountains of the Highlands, the power from onshore and offshore wind farms, hydro power stations and other generation assets is moved across a vast network of underground and sub-sea cables, overhead lines, wooden poles and steel towers to millions across the UK.
SSE Thermal comprises the business' flexible generation, energy-from-waste and energy storage activities, with over 600 employees across the UK and Ireland.
We are leading the way in decarbonising gas-fired assets to ensure they’re fit for the future, replacing older, high carbon power stations, which are coming to the end of their life, and providing an alternative to expensive nuclear.
As part of its commitment to a net zero emissions future, the business has a core focus on decarbonising its energy generation and is at the forefront of opportunities in carbon capture, usage and storage (CCS) and hydrogen technology.
SSE's Energy Solutions supplies sector leading customer solutions for businesses, from small start-ups to large national corporates and public sector clients, across the UK.
They provide access to green energy straight from our UK wind farms for our business and local authority customers. Set apart by their ability to innovate and create partnerships, they provide a growing suite of energy products and distributed energy solutions to support customers’ on the journey to net zero.
Through the SSE Airtricity brand we supply green electricity, natural gas and energy-related services to 750,000 homes and businesses in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
SSE Airtricity offers a direct route to market for the green energy generated at SSE’s 28 onshore wind farms around Ireland, including Galway Wind Park – Ireland’s largest windfarm. Combining power production and energy supply to households and businesses delivers commercial advantage to energy customers in Ireland and SSE is the largest generator and provider of renewable energy in the all-island Single Electricity Market.
SSE Airtricity employs around 800 people directly on the island of Ireland, and is proud to be a Living Wage Employer in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Through Energy Portfolio Management SSE trades commodities for each business unit – ensuring the Group has the energy supplies it requires to meet the needs of customers; procuring the fuel required by the generation plants and selling the power output from our wind farm, hydro and thermal assets.
Where appropriate, EPM secures value and manages volatility in volume and price through the risk-managed trading of energy-related commodities. EPM also provides energy solutions and services to business energy customers.
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