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First step for Caithness electricity project upgrade

The first element of the northern part of the Caithness-Moray transmission reinforcement has been energised successfully at Dounreay Substation.
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Ploughing on with Caithness-Moray cable

A key milestone for the Caithness-Moray transmission project was reached this week following the successful clearance of rocks and boulders along the proposed route for the subsea cable.
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Record year for connections increases total renewable capacity in the north of Scotland to over 4.5GW

The electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland is now supporting over 4.5GW of renewable electricity following the recent successful connections of Bienneun (Blue Energy, 108.8MW) and Bhlaraidh (SSE Renewables, 108MW) wind farms...
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Early consultation on options for Orkney transmission link

A team from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) is holding initial consultation events this week as it begins to assess options for a future transmission connection between Orkney and the Scottish mainland...
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Beinneun wind farm connected two months early

Beinneun wind farm has been connected to the electricity transmission network, almost two months ahead of its contracted connection date...
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