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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

St Andrews Water Site Goes Greener In Net Zero Drive

A waste water treatment works in St Andrews is boosting its green credentials to support our pledge to reach net zero emissions by 2040

 

02 April 2021

Improvements to Water Network in Glasgow

A major investment project is underway to improve the water mains network for customers in south west Glasgow

15 February 2021

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

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

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

Tapping into a Thirst for Sustainability

A Scotland-wide network of public Top up Taps has saved the equivalent of 250,000 plastic bottles

20 October 2020

Top Up From the Tap and Toast the West Highland Way

Join us in a toast to the West Highland Way - at 40!

06 October 2020

Engineering Masterpiece of the North East Gets 21st Century Refit

Historic Aberdeen Waterworks, which serves 300,000 customers,  is undergoing major £52m refurbishment

05 October 2020

BLOG: I'm Passionate About Saving Water, Are You? - says Rachel Elliott

Rachel talks about her role as part of our Water Resources team encouraging everyone to use less water

02 October 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

Highland Water Treatment Works Goes Green Thanks to Solar Scheme

A £450,000 investment in solar panels has been completed at Inverness Water Treatment Works, by Loch Ashie

16 September 2020

Scottish Water is Driving a Greener Future

With the launch of our Net Zero Emmissions Routemap earlier this week, find out more about how our Scottish Water fleet is helping to drive a greener future.

 

15 September 2020