SSEN to deliver £10mn network resilience boost in Aberdeen

Aberdeen and its surrounding areas are set to gain a more resilient electricity network through a multimillion-pound investment by Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN). Announced on 22 August, the £10mn investment programme will see new equipment installed, as well … Continued

Ground source heat pump company expands into Scotland

Kensa – a Cornish manufacturer and nationwide delivery partner of ground source heat pumps – has expanded into Scotland with the appointment of Scottish community heating specialist Matthew Black in Glasgow. In an emailed press release on 22 August, Kensa … Continued

Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre opens

The Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre (GRREC), located at Polmadie on the south side of the city, has officially opened, Glasgow City Council announced on 20 August. The facility is the first of its kind in Scotland. It will … Continued

Heriot-Watt University scientists welcome new shale gas research

Scientists from Heriot-Watt University have welcomed research findings released by Nottingham University and the British Geological Survey that suggest UK shale reserves are significantly smaller than originally estimated. The University of Nottingham made the announcement of its findings on its … Continued

EO Charging named LEVC charging partner in Scotland

Electric vehicle (EV) charger manufacturer EO Charging has been selected as the London EV Company’s (LEVC) official charging partner in Scotland, Electrive announced on 19 August. As part of the deal, EO will supply and install smart home charge points … Continued

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