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Battling the elements

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Whilst it may have been milder winter than normal for most, with snow shovels and antifreeze staying in storage for another year, for the team of engineers and contractors responsible for connecting Stronelairg wind farm to the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, it has been anything but.
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SSEN seeks Orkney residents to form a Community Liaison Group

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) is reaching out to the local communities of Orkney to establish a Community Liaison Group...
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SSEN welcomes Orkney students to Spittal substation

Renewable energy students from Orkney were able to see a working example of theory being put into practice during a recent visit to SSEN’s Spittal Substation...
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Over the hills to Skye

A video showing the construction of the first overhead transmission line to Skye in the 1970s has resurfaced as SSEN invites local residents to attend drop-in information events regarding the Fort Augustus to Skye project in Glengarry and Kyleakin next week.
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SSEN encourages responses to future transmission connection consultation as deadline fast approaches

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) is encouraging residents across Orkney to respond to its consultation on a future transmission connection between Orkney and the Scottish mainland...
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