News

Ten Years of Trying Finally Pays Off for Triathlete Engineer

A Scottish Water engineer will swap spreadsheets for a cycle helmet and swimwear to take part in one of the toughest sports challenges in the world

30 September 2019

Thousands Share Love of Water on Summer Tour

Your Water Your Life went on the road this summer as we encourage everyone to use less water and top up from the tap

27 September 2019

Water Works are Latest to Go Green Towards Net Zero Target

Our water treatment works in North Ayrshire and the Highlands will help our goal to reach zero net emissions target five years early

26 September 2019

BLOG: Using Solar PV on Our Journey to Net Zero - Roddy Speirs

Scottish Water Horizons renewables expert Roddy Speirs talks about the importance of solar power ahead of the Scottish Renewables annual Solar Conference

26 September 2019

Volunteer Squad Hits Burntisland for Great British Beach Clean

Our team of volunteers hit the beach in Fife as part of the national drive to clean up our stunning seashores

24 September 2019

Scottish Water Goes Girlguiding

We made a promise to help Girlguiding groups from across the West of Scotland stay hydrated at an event at an East Dunbartonshire Scottish Natural Heritage Site. 

23 September 2019

BLOG: Storm Water Strategy is Vital to Prevent Flooding - says Gordon Reid

Waste Water Service Strategy General Manager Gordon Reid on why we must tackle flooding issue

20 September 2019

£17m Investment Project in Paisley Shortlisted for Industry Award

Our £17m investment project in Paisley’s waste water infrastructure has made it to the finals of this year’s New Civil Engineer Tunnelling Festival Awards – awards which recognise excellence in the tunnelling industry. 

 

20 September 2019

Walker’s Water Image is Picture Perfect

People who took part in the Scottish Borders Walking Festival helped put a campaign highlighting the benefits of topping up from the tap in the picture.

16 September 2019

Working Together to Reduce Marine Litter in the River Clyde

As part of our commitment to the Upstream Battle Campaign, we’re supporting Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Week of Action on #MarineLitter

13 September 2019

'Tap’s the Way We Do It In the Western Isles’

Isles’ music sensation and summer festival favourites Peat & Diesel joined children from Back Primary School and representatives of the local community to unveil a new Scottish Water Top up Tap in Stornoway

12 September 2019

Time Capsule marks opening of Tullich Water Treatment Works

Michael Russell MSP officially opens £29m water treatment works in Argyll and Bute as time capsule is buried for 50 years

10 September 2019

Research Reveals Almost All Microplastics Removed from Drinking Water

Water industry calls for government and business to do more to tackle microplastics entering our water environment

09 September 2019

Shieldhall Tunnel Wins Inspiring City Award

£100 million investment project recognised at prestigious Inspiring City Awards 2019

06 September 2019

New Net Zero Emissions Drive Welcomed

We're leading the way in renewable technology and energy efficiency as Programme for Government tackles climate emergency

03 September 2019