Energy majors have called on the UK government to target a net zero power system as part of the 'Sprint to Glasgow' lead-up to the COP26 climate conference.
SSE is set to treble its renewable output by 2030 thanks to an attractive pipeline of projects, and is on track to add 1GW of new capacity annually in the second half of the decade.
Energy majors SSE, ScottishPower and National Grid, together with the NatWest Group have been announced as the first sponsors of the COP26 climate change summit.
SSE has committed to reaching net-zero emissions by 2050 at the latest, as it joins the Race to Zero campaign.
Alfen is to provide SSE with electric vehicle (EV) chargers as part of a three-year agreement.
Zero Carbon Humber has sent an open letter to energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng, calling on the government to back a major funding bid.
SSE have called for mandatory switching of fleets to electric by 2030 in a letter to the Department for Transport (DfT).
National Grid welcomes its first female chair as Paula Rosput Reynolds takes over from Sir Peter Gershon, while SSE welcomes the new managing director for its electricity distribution arm, with Chris Burchell joining the company.
Ofgem has fined SSE £2.06 million for failing to publish, in a timely manner, information about the availability of its generation capacity.