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More Investment Vital to Tackle Climate Change Impact

Latest performance report highlights need to address climate impact on water and waste water services

15 December 2023

BLOG: Holly McPhee talks Net Zero milestones in Scottish Water Fleet on World EV Day

Scottish Water's electric fleet has hit a major milestone in Net Zero ambitions, says project manager Holly McPhee

07 September 2023

Improving Urban Waters Remains on Track as Planned Update Published

Scottish Water’s plan to further improve the quality of the country’s urban waterways has been updated a year on from its publication

14 December 2022

Net Zero Routemap Update Published

Half of emissions associated with the delivery of Scotland’s water and waste water services have been cut.

26 September 2022

Significant Carbon Savings from Circular Economy Approach

Adopting circular economy principles to refurbish rather than replace four scraper bridges at Dalmarnock Waste Water Treatment Works (WWTW) in Glasgow has resulted in an 80% carbon reduction.

30 August 2022

‘Challenging but Successful Year’ for Scottish Water - Annual Report Highlights

Scotland’s public water and waste water provider has published its annual report

27 June 2022

Extreme Weather Led to ‘Extraordinary’ Period for Scottish Water, New Report Reveals

Extreme weather conditions led to one of the “most challenging and extraordinary periods” for Scotland’s water and wastewater provider.

20 January 2022

Urban Waters Routemap Supports National Action Plan

Scottish Water has published its Urban Waters Routemap to further protect the urban water environment

22 December 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

Water and Waste Water Services Played Key Role in Pandemic Response

The challenges of maintaining public water supplies during the year of the pandemic have been highlighted in a new performance report

01 September 2021

New Independent Customer Group to Support Water Transformation

Scottish Water’s transformation to protect services for future generations is being supported by a new Independent Customer Group

28 April 2021