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Ground-Breaking Green Heating Network Hosts German Minister

A German energy minister visiting Scotland for COP26 has praised a pioneering low carbon District Heating Network partnership between Scottish Water and Stirling Council during a special visit.

12 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

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

Peatland Restoration Helps Net Zero Emission Goals

The restoration of peatbogs across Scotland is helping to protect source water quality and reduce carbon emissions.

23 July 2021

Plastic Waste Helps Drive Major New Project

A revolutionary new tarmac product made from discarded plastic has been used in a major Scottish Water regeneration project in Glasgow.

13 July 2021

Ayrshire Hat-Trick is a Winner for Top Up Taps

We've bagged the treble in Ayrshire this week, with three of our bright blue Top Up Taps launching across the area

25 May 2021

Stirling professor appointed Scotland Hydro Nation Chair

A University of Stirling professor has been appointed as Scotland Hydro Nation Chair – which will see him lead a £3.5 million initiative to position the country as a global leader in water research.

19 April 2021

Solar Scheme Proposal for Balmore Water Treatment Works 

We've unveiled plans to install our most ambitious solar energy scheme to date at a water treatment works in East Dunbartonshire

 

25 March 2021

Green energy boost for north east water supplies

A £275,000 project to install 740 solar panels has been completed at Craigie drinking water service reservoir

05 February 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

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

Hydro Power Helps Energise Green Electricity Supply

Scotland's water is helping to provide green energy for the national grid and reduce carbon emissions

06 November 2020

Milestone Anniversary For North Lanarkshire Food Waste Plant

Scotland’s first ever large-scale food waste recycling facility celebrates a huge milestone this Scottish Climate Week marking ten years since it was first commissioned. 

17 September 2020