News

Call to Be Water Efficient After Millions of Litres Saved

As the Scottish Government's Climate Week kicks off we reveal water efficiency drive has saved 80 million litres of water

07 October 2019

Heather Eyes Plan to Tackle Marine Litter

Presenter Heather Suttie backs 3Ps Cycle Campaign in battle against marine litter, urging the safe disposal of contact lenses

04 October 2019

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

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

£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

'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

Limekilns Beach Pipe Project Completed

Scottish Water has completed a £500,000 investment to help improve the local waste water network and protect the natural environment at Limekilns beach.

03 September 2019

Perthshire Community Hailed Scotland’s First Water Efficient Village

Community in Dunkeld and Birnam has saved 1 million litres of water in a year to help tackle climate change

30 August 2019