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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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Fyrish and Loch Buidhe projects recognised at national awards

Gold and silver awards were presented to two projects being delivered by the transmission business of Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) at this year’s Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) Awards ceremony on Monday.
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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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