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SSE Renewables’ first project outside UK and Ireland enters construction
Leading developer SSE Renewables has announced that the circa 28MW Chaintrix onshore wind farm, located in the northeast of France, has entered construction with civil works now underway.
SSE Renewables secures 0.6GW of new UK onshore wind contracts
SSE Renewables is pleased to announce it has today been successful in the UK’s fifth Contract for Difference (CfD) Allocation Round and is set to be awarded 15-year contracts for low carbon power for over half a gigawatt of new onshore wind generation.
BLOG: Striking the balance for a sustainable CfD structure
Our MD Stephen Wheeler sets out the reforms needed to support offshore and onshore wind in future UK CfD auctions.
Final turbine installed at Viking Wind Farm in Shetland
Just over three years since breaking ground on the project, SSE Renewables is today celebrating the successful installation of the final turbine at what will be the UK’s most productive onshore wind farm when complete, the 443MW Viking Wind Farm in Shetland.
BLOG: The journey to Tall Ships in Shetland
Blog: The journey to Tall Ships in Shetland
Landmark for Lenalea Wind Farm as final turbine installed
Lenalea Wind Farm has reached a landmark milestone in its construction with the successful installation of its seventh and final turbine at the site in County Donegal.
Viking Wind Farm project celebrate as final turbine components roll on to site
After six months of deliveries, the final convoy of wind turbine components for the Viking Wind Farm in Shetland took place on Thursday 3 August, marking a major milestone for the project.
Excitement builds for Tall Ships Races 2023 event in Lerwick
As Host Port sponsors of Tall Ships Lerwick, excitement across SSE Renewables is building following the arrival of the first Tall Ships fleet into Lerwick Port.
Viking Energy Wind Farm spends more than £70 million with supply chain
Viking Wind Farm has spent more than £70 million so far since work on the project commenced in 2020.
Shetland young people showcase their innovation at STEM Celebration event in Lerwick
Young people from schools across Shetland attended a recent Science Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) event organised by SCDI’s Young Engineers and Science Club (YESC).