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Scottish Water Joins Global Coalition on Sustainable Water Use

Scottish Water has joined a growing global partnership aimed at encouraging customers to make smart decisions on water use to help protect a precious natural resource and reduce carbon emissions.

11 November 2021

Scotland’s Smart Canal Makes First Connection to New Housing Following North Glasgow Success Story

Patrick Harvie MSP, connected Europe’s first dynamic canal system to the inaugural housing development today at Scottish Canals’ COP26 event. 

10 November 2021

Lewis Peatland Restoration Projects Help Net Zero Drive

Scottish Water is working with communities on the Isle of Lewis to restore eroding, damaged peatlands and ensure they continue to act as vital carbon storage

02 November 2021

Innovation is Heating Up in Renfrewshire

Learn about Scottish Water's role in a ‘fifth generation’ heating network at Scotland's manufacturing innovation district in Renfrewshire

21 October 2021

New £800,000 Solar Scheme for Aberdeen in Net Zero Drive

An ambitious solar energy scheme which will help power two of the main service reservoirs supplying water to Aberdeen has been completed

21 October 2021

Scottish Water Joins Business Climate Collaboration Launch to Accelerate Climate Action

A group of Scotland’s leading businesses have joined forces to launch a new climate action initiative ahead of COP26 to accelerate the just transition to a net-zero future

12 October 2021

BLOG: Helping Tackle Climate Crisis with WaterAid - Shirley Campbell

Shirley Campbell highlights our work with WaterAid to address climate change impact

17 September 2021

Iconic Loch and Woodlands to Help Tackle Climate Crisis

The banks and forests surrounding one of Scotland’s iconic lochs are to boost the fight against the climate crisis by becoming a carbon emissions sink

17 September 2021

BLOG: Building Knowledge and Taking Action - Mark Dickson

Mark Dickson talks about our progress with net zero in our Capital Programme

16 September 2021

BLOG: Driving Down Emissions – Paul Kerr

Paul Kerr talks about how we must adopt a ‘mindset change’ to address ‘climate change’

15 September 2021

Scottish Water Hits Major Solar Power Milestone

Scottish Water has completed work on a milestone £2 million solar power scheme in Perth as part of its drive towards achieving net zero emissions by 2040

15 September 2021

BLOG: Net Zero Routemap Annual Update - Gordon Reid

Gordon Reid talks about the progress we've made and plans for the future when it comes to our Net Zero Routemap

14 September 2021

Net Zero on Track as Scottish Water Sign Global Declaration

Scottish Water has posted an update on the first year since publication of its Net Zero Emissions Routemap.

14 September 2021

BLOG: Reducing our Contribution - Simon Parsons

Simon Parsons talks about how in a world of uncertainty, we can be certain that climate change should be our priority

13 September 2021

Electric Vans Help Power Zero Emissions Targets

A new fleet of electric vans will take to the road to help Scotland’s water and waste water services to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. 

13 September 2021