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Scottish Water driving greener future on region’s roads

The newest and greenest addition to Scottish Water’s vehicle fleet has taken to the roads in Dumfries and Galloway

19 April 2021

Big Blue Taps Brought to Life on Film for World Water Day

New film reveals how your nearest Top up Tap came into operation as we take time to appreciate the value of water

22 March 2021

Covid-19 has increased the value we place on water finds WaterAid this World Water Day

A third of Scots (31%) say the focus on hygiene during the pandemic has increased the value they place on water, finds WaterAid.

22 March 2021

Latest Forecast: Top up Tap In Glasgow Botanics Will Be a Big Hit

Scotland weather presenter Judith Ralston reckons Scottish Water’s 33rd Top up Tap will go down a storm at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens

05 February 2021

Investing in Prestwick to Tackle Flooding

An investment project worth over £2m is currently under way in Prestwick, South Ayrshire, to help reduce the risk of sewer flooding

18 January 2021

Kids’ Art Project Blazes a Trail Along Iconic River Walkway

 Pupils' stunning posters go on display along River Kelvin Walkway with important messages for all

18 January 2021

Going Green in Campbeltown Works

Green energy is helping to power a Scottish Water facility in Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute

13 January 2021

Time for Reflection

Reflection… that’s what the run-up to New Year is all about, and now cyclists will be able to reflect on a smart new cat’s eyes system along the River Kelvin Walkway in Glasgow

31 December 2020

City Celebrates Set of Six Top Up Taps this Christmas

Edinburgh celebrates set of six top up taps this Christmas – as major plastic saving milestone reached

21 December 2020

Top Marks From Milngavie Primary School

Pupils from Milngavie Primary School have had their say in our recent public consultation about Milngavie Reservoirs.

17 December 2020

Top Up from the Tap at Rouken Glen Park

We have launch our 31st Top Up Tap at Rouken Glen Park in Glasgow to keep visitors hydrated on the go

15 December 2020

Solar and Battery First for Perth

Work has started on Scottish Water's first combined solar power and battery storage facility near Sleepless Inch Waste Water Treatment Works by the River Tay

14 December 2020

Partnership with the University of Stirling to make Scotland a leading hydro nation

Scottish Water and the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) have announced a unique partnership with the University of Stirling to turn Scotland into one of the world’s leading hydro nations

09 December 2020

Joint Work Produces New Guide for Campervan Waste Disposal Facilities

Scottish Water, SEPA and The Highland Council have together produced new user-friendly guidance for developers of campervan waste disposal points

02 December 2020

Calderglen Park Top up Tap is a Keeper

Staff at Calderglen Zoo in East Kilbride have officially launched our latest Top up Tap at Calderglen Country Park

30 November 2020