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Alliance with Acorn CCS Project in Scotland
A new alliance has been formed between the new Peterhead Carbon Capture Power Station, being planned by SSE Thermal and Equinor, and the Acorn CCS Project in the north-east of Scotland.
Carbon capture plans in the Humber take step forward with planning application for Keadby project
SSE Thermal and Equinor have submitted a planning (DCO) application for one of the UK’s first power stations equipped with carbon capture technology, marking a major milestone in plans for decarbonisation in the Humber region.
SSE’s sustainability impacts in 2020/21
As a business focused on delivering net zero, SSE is committed to being transparent on its sustainability impacts and progress.
SSE full-year results for 2020/21
SSE plc plans to invest around £2bn largely in low carbon power projects this year and is weighing up further investments as the UK prepares to host COP26. The company has created more than 1,000 jobs during the pandemic and expects to build on this number in 2021-22.
SSE Thermal and Equinor to develop plans for Peterhead CCS Power Station
SSE Thermal and Equinor have today unveiled plans to jointly develop a new low-carbon power station at Peterhead, which could become one of the UK’s first power stations equipped with carbon capture technology.
SSE Thermal and Equinor join forces on carbon capture and hydrogen plans in the Humber
Equinor and SSE Thermal have today unveiled plans to jointly develop two first-of-a-kind, low-carbon power stations in the UK’s Humber region.
Major step forward for CCS in the Humber and Scotland
SSE Thermal’s plans to deliver the UK’s first power stations equipped with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology took a major step forward today as two vital low-carbon infrastructure projects secured government funding.
Ireland T-4 capacity auction results confirmed
The results of the latest T-4 Capacity Auction in Ireland have now been confirmed by the Regulatory Authorities, with SSE Thermal securing contracts for all units that participated.
Decarbonising the Humber can be a shot in the arm for net zero
Stephen Wheeler, Managing Director of SSE Thermal, explains why the Humber, the UK’s largest industrial region, must be central to our climate action strategy.
T-4 capacity auction in GB - provisional results
The provisional results of the latest T-4 capacity auction in Great Britain were published on Wednesday 10 March, with a total of 40.8GW in capacity contracts awarded to electricity generators at an auction clearing price of £18/kW.