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Vandals Slammed After Pellets Fired at Power Lines in Fife

SP Energy Networks has slammed dangerous vandals in the Lochgelly area of Fife who fired pellets at live overhead power lines. The reckless gang caused power cuts and inconvenience for thousands of residents, and their thoughtless actions could have caused house fires or damaged home appliances.


Give yourself the gift of lower energy bills this Christmas

With just days left until the nation celebrates the big day, energy company ScottishPower has revealed the best ways to reduce energy use and lower bills while celebrating on Christmas Day.


£100m Glasgow Power Investment Delivering Improvements

The first phase of a mammoth £100million investment project to upgrade the electricity supply in Glasgow by 2023 is well on track, according to SP Energy Networks (SPEN), the firm which owns and maintains the power network in Central and Southern Scotland.


Statement: CMA Evidence to BEIS Select Committee

Following the CMA’s evidence to BEIS Select Committee today (12th December), as part of the pre-legislative scrutiny of the draft domestic gas and electricity (tariff cap) Bill, Neil Clitheroe, CEO of Retail at ScottishPower, said:


ScottishPower to Boost Home Services Partnerships

As part of an accelerated expansion into energy services and connected homes, ScottishPower is announcing a tie-up with Domestic & General, a leading provider of appliance care in the UK. This will be the first of several new innovative partnerships in 2018 that will be central to the delivery of ScottishPower’s aim of driving innovation through new products and services to create smarter customer propositions and generate sustainable revenue streams.


Consultation Opens on Reinforcement to North Shropshire Elec...

SP Energy Networks has opened a public consultation today (23rd November) regarding their proposals for an £18 million reinforcement project to develop a new wooden pole overhead line between Oswestry and Wem – which seeks to support local growth and future development in North Shropshire. As part of the consultation, five public information days have been planned in early December in Wem, Whittington, Hordley, Cockshutt and Oswestry.


£5 billion of Contracts Placed by ScottishPower in Record In...

ScottishPower has placed around £5 billion worth of contracts in the last two years as part of the company’s largest ever investment phase, supporting more than 80,000 jobs across their supply chain. In total, contracts have been placed with more than 3,500 suppliers.


Iberdrola / ScottishPower Quarter 3 Results 2017

Iberdrola increases investments 31.5% to nearly €4 billion in the first nine months. Net profit reaches €2.41 billion (+18.4%) thanks to international businesses which compensate poor results in Spain.


Dumfries-based MCL awarded Southern Upland Way refurbishment...

A project that will improve paths and picnic areas for walkers on the Southern Upland Way has kicked-off with funding from Kilgallioch Windfarm. Dumfries-based MCL Construction has been selected by windfarm operator ScottishPower Renewables to carry out the work.


SP Energy Networks issues street works safety warning

SP Energy Networks today issued a fresh warning to firms who require to dig or drill into the ground as part of their work to be better prepared after a worker hit a power cable while attempting to install street signage.


SP Energy Networks awarded Ofgem innovation funding to boost...

SP Energy Networks has been awarded £8 million by Ofgem as part of its ‘Innovation Roll-out Mechanism’ scheme for a project that will facilitate earlier and cheaper network access for local energy projects in Dumfries and Galloway.


Offshore Windfarm Unearths Tales of Suffolk’s Past

One of Europe’s largest archaeological digs this year has uncovered a rich tapestry of information about Suffolk’s history during Roman, Anglo-Saxon and Medieval times.


Barrhill Primary School Pupil’s Artwork in Focus as Kilgalli...

Barrhill Primary School pupil Christopher Russell, aged 10, stole the show at the official opening of ScottishPower Renewables’ Kilgallioch Windfarm - after his drawing won a competition to feature on a commemorative mug designed especially for the opening ceremony.


ScottishPower Renewables hits record high of UK wind power a...

Following the completion of a £650million investment programme to build eight new onshore windfarms, ScottishPower Renewables has now passed the 2,000 megawatt (MW) milestone for UK wind power capacity.


ScottishPower - The Daily Mile Workplace

ScottishPower is the first company to launch ‘Walk The Daily Mile’ initiative. Scotland is taking another step towards becoming the world’s first Daily Mile Nation – as workplaces are encouraged to sign up.


Planning Consent Allows For ‘Next Generation’ Turbines At Ea...

ScottishPower Renewables has today (7th August 2017) received planning approval from the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Greg Clark MP, for the East Anglia THREE offshore windfarm with an output capacity of up to 1,200 megawatts (MW).


SP Energy Networks’ £15million project due for completion mo...

A massive £15m project to upgrade and modernise a key part of Scotland's electricity network is due for completion months ahead of schedule.


City’s first-time visitors drive away with free family car a...

A pair of tourists on their first trip to Glasgow have driven home in a free electric car worth around £30,000 after winning a competition run by ScottishPower.


Iberdrola / ScottishPower H1 Results 2017

Iberdrola continued to expand investments to €2.512 billion during the first six months of 2017, up 35% from the same period the previous year.


ScottishPower to invest £4m a day as First Minister official...

ScottishPower revealed it is investing £4million every day until 2020 as it celebrated the official opening of its new headquarters in Glasgow with the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today (Tuesday, July 11).