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Development of the Flexible Power portal

We are delighted to be continuing our collaborative efforts to maximise the Flexible Power portal and brand with fellow DNOs for the current and future flexibility market.


Why we need a flexible future?

We are delighted to have already secured 193MW of flexibility services from our flex tenders in 2019/20, and on Friday 30 April we launched our 2021 spring tender, seeking a further 1.4GW across SPD & SPM.


£28million Wishaw Substation refurbishment

We have successfully completed a £28million refurbishment to the Wishaw substation in North Lanarkshire, which is a key hub for the transportation of energy around the country.


Maybole High Street temporary lane closure

We are carrying out essential works to repair an electricity network fault in Maybole, which will require temporary traffic management measures on the town’s High Street.


North Lanarkshire community transport projects benefit from ...

Six Lanarkshire based community transport groups will benefit from an award of £1.2M from our Green Economy Fund. Today, three of these transport groups have unveiled their new electric minibuses, vans, and people carriers. These new electric vehicles will be used to support vulnerable, disadvantaged and elderly people across the region to access vital appointments and community activities.


Ensuring pace of change is fair for all on road to Net Zero

The Scottish Energy Networks Strategic Leadership Group has today set out a new series of principles designed to ensure Scotland’s communities are at the heart of the drive to achieve Net Zero emissions by 2045 - five years earlier than the rest of the UK.


Supporting our communities during the COVID-19 crisis

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic our dedicated teams at SP Energy Networks have been working safely around the clock to keep the power flowing to 3.5 million households and businesses across our licence areas in Central and Southern Scotland, Merseyside, Cheshire, North Shropshire and North & Mid-Wales. 


"Far reaching" impacts on local decarbonisation must be cons...

A new report, from not-for-profit centre of energy expertise Regen, argues that national changes to how we pay for our electricity networks will have “far reaching” impacts on local and regional governments’ decarbonisation efforts. The report aims to inform Ofgem’s network charging review.


International Women’s Day – Our COO, Vicky Kelsall, shares h...

On International Women’s Day we celebrate the achievements of women and their contribution to forging a gender equal world.  We asked our Chief Operating Officer, Vicky Kelsall, to share her inspiring career journey and advice with the next generation of aspiring leaders.



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