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Galway Wind Park presents over €227,000 to local community groups
66 groups benefit from the COVID-19 Rapid Response fund and Local Community Fund
Rescheduled SSE Renewables Round Ireland Race is cancelled
The sharp rise in global Covid-19 cases has forced Wicklow Sailing Club to cancel this year’s SSE Renewables Round Ireland Race, due to start on Saturday 22 August. The next staging of the blue ribband sailing event will now take place in June 2022.
SSE Renewables is the new title sponsor of Round Ireland Yacht Race
Wicklow Sailing Club has confirmed that SSE Renewables will be the new title-sponsor for the 704-mile Round Ireland Yacht Race that gets underway on Saturday 20th June 2020. The highly-acclaimed race is part of the Royal Ocean Racing Club Season’s Points Championship. The start and finishing lines for the newly-titled SSE Renewables Round Ireland Yacht Race are off the pier head at Wicklow Harbour.
Summer sun lights up ‘Solar Sparks’ at W5
Just in time for the summer holidays, SSE Airtricity and W5 have launched a brand new interactive exhibit, ‘Solar Sparks’, which explores the amazing power of solar energy. And to celebrate the opening SSE Airtricity customers can enjoy 25% off admission to W5 for the month of July.
Rays on the roof at The SSE Arena, Belfast
SSE Airtricity, Northern Ireland’s leading renewable energy provider, is working with the Odyssey Trust to develop a solar photo-voltaic array on the roof of the Odyssey Complex, home to The SSE Arena, Belfast.
SSE Airtricity powering magic of science at St Caireall’s
SSE Airtricity and W5, Northern Ireland’s award-winning family science and discovery centre adjoining The SSE Arena, Belfast, have come together to bring Science Magic and Technology Trials to St Caireall’s Primary School, Killeter.
Minister on the Move at SSE Airtricity's Slieve Kirk Wind Park
Over 70 local businesses gathered at SSE's Slieve Kirk Wind Park in Co. Derry~Londonderry today for the second Minister on the Move event in the 2016 series. The event coincided with Global Wind Day, the worldwide event held annually on the 15 June to celebrate wind energy.
Northern Ireland schools celebrate environmental achievements at the SSE Airtricity and Eco-Schools Global Wind Awards
Eco-Schools from across Northern Ireland gathered at the Everglades Hotel in County Derry~Londonderry last week for the 2014 SSE Airtricity and Eco-Schools Global Wind Awards.
Eco-Schools pupils learn about the power of wind at Bessy Bell Wind Farm
As part of SSE Airtricity’s partnership with Eco-Schools Northern Ireland, more than 100 pupils from seven local schools visited Bessy Bell Wind Farm in Co. Tyrone on Tuesday 29th April. The pupils got the chance to learn about renewable energy and explore the wind farm on a guided tour.