SSE has started talks with the competition watchdog over its merger with rival Npower, as the energy supplier revealed that it lost thousands more customers with households continuing to switch to cheaper rivals.
The Big Six energy companies have all ranked in the bottom 10 of an annual customer satisfaction survey as consumers turned to medium and small suppliers.
Energy giants SSE and British Gas account for more than half of all customers on poor-value standard variable tariff (SVT) deals, Ofgem has found.
Construction work on the £2.6billion Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL) project has reached a significant milestone with the installation of the final foundation piles.
A UK parliament select committee has urged the country's monopoly watchdog to investigate the planned merger between energy suppliers SSE and Npower.
There is “very serious progress” being made in efforts to secure the future of a troubled engineering firm, a Scottish Government minister has said.
Energy cost management consultancy, PCMG, have warned that the merger between two of the UK largest energy companies could lead to increased billing errors, not cheaper energy bills.
The Government is being urged to block the planned merger of two energy companies over fears it would lead to a “cartel” and hit competition and jobs.
Scottish Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, Paul Wheelhouse said today that everything that can be done is being done to safeguard jobs at Burntisland Fabrications and that he expects all partners to 'act in good faith'.
There was new hope today for workers of troubled Scottish engineering firm Bifab, which employs 1400 people across three sites.
innogy SE and SSE plc have agreed to merge innogy’s British retail business npower with SSE’s household energy and energy services business in Great Britain to form an independent British retail energy company.
Scottish energy company SSE and Yorkshire outfit Drax have asked that Philip Hammond post a ‘robust and strong’ carbon price come the Autumn budget announcement.
Leading energy and engineering employer SSE launched a video titled: ‘Women in Engineering at SSE’ in aid of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED), which commenced on an annual basis in late-June.
The company’s engineering and consultancy group, appointed to the job after a tender process, has returned with a governance framework for SSE’s decommissioning and demolition (D&D) practice.
A section of overhead electricity line which has joined two parts of the north of Scotland for 50 years has been upgraded.
Energy company SSE said it had issued the biggest ever UK "green bond".
Statoil has signed a swap agreement with SSE for interest in the Dogger Bank offshore windfarm - the world's largest offshore wind development
Energy company SSE have agreed the sale of an additional stake in the South Lanarkshire based Clyde Windfarm to Greencoat UK Wind Plc (UKW) and GLIL Infrastructure LLP (GLIL).
Windfarm bosses have insisted that a multimillion pound windfarm off the coast of Caithness will be a boon in terms of jobs and money.
Two Scottish energy suppliers lost about 330,000 customers between them as more UK households switched away from the industry’s “Big Six” to cheaper rivals.
Energy supplier SSE has revealed it lost another 230,000 customer accounts as households continued to switch away from the Big Six to cheaper rivals.
Four supergrid transformers will complete their journey to Blackhillock Substation near Keith over the next few weeks.
The UK biggest utilities advanced after Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party failed to secure a majority in parliament after Thursday’s election, throwing into doubt her plan to cap household energy prices.
More than 120,000 tonnes of steelwork are currently in fabrication across the UK, Europe and Asia for the Beatrice offshore wind farm, its developer SSE has said.
Offshore construction of the Beatrice wind farm has started, with developer SSE reporting the successful installation of the first foundation piles.