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Scottish Water Hits Renewable Energy Milestone

Scottish Water has achieved a major energy milestone after it was confirmed that the amount of renewable energy the company generates and facilitates is now more than double its electricity consumption

02 May 2018

Environmental Investment Project in Hillhead and Kelvingrove Park Areas of Glasgow Starts

Scottish Water is about to start a major project on its waste water infrastructure in the West End of Glasgow to improve the environment and water quality in the River Kelvin

24 April 2018

Seafield Marks Milestone 40th Anniversary

It processes 300 million litres of waste water every day – enough to fill 121 Olympic-sized swimming pools and now Scotland’s largest waste water treatment works at Seafield celebrates its 40th anniversary

19 April 2018

Innovative Leisure Centre Heat Project to Make a Splash

A swimming pool is at the forefront of a renewable energy revolution which creates heat from waste water

05 April 2018

SHARC Energy Systems and Scottish Water Horizons Launch Joint Venture to Support Green Energy Agenda

SHARC Energy Systems has joined forces with Scottish Water Horizons to establish a joint venture which will enable them to expand and accelerate the deployment of wastewater heat recovery systems across Scotland

20 March 2018

Scottish Water Proposals to Tackle Annan Flooding Revealed

Scottish Water has issued new proposals to tackle flooding in Annan

13 March 2018

Scottish Water to Tackle Flooding in Gretna

Scottish Water is due to begin improvement works near an underpass on the A75 which has been regularly been affected by sewer flooding

13 March 2018

MSP Pays Visit to ‘Extraordinary’ Heat from Waste Water Project

Borders College was delighted to welcome local MSP Claudia Beamish to its Scottish Borders Campus in Galashiels recently when she paid a visit to the College's award-winning heat from waste water project site

13 March 2018

Paisley Environmental Investment Project Update

This Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018, modern apprentices are working together with Scottish Water and its contractors to improve the water quality and natural environment in two local watercourses on an environmental investment project in Paisley

08 March 2018

Customers’ Views Vital to Help Deliver World Class Service – Scottish Water Chief Executive

Communities throughout Scotland are being asked to help shape water and waste water services in a major consultation

28 February 2018

Get Your Bathrooms Beach Ready This Spring

Scottish Water is calling on people to get their bathrooms ‘beach ready’ this spring simply by using a bin to dispose of items like cotton buds and wipes

12 February 2018

New Storm Water Strategy to Address Long-term Sewer Flooding Risk

Flooding incidents in Scotland could be significantly reduced by managing storm water on the surface rather than in the country’s sewers

05 February 2018

Key Phase of Scottish Water’s Paisley Environmental Investment Project Complete

A key phase of Scottish Water’s major investment in its waste water infrastructure in Paisley to improve the water quality and natural environment in two local rivers has now been completed

02 February 2018

Angus Sewer Wipes Haul Prompts Call to Help Keep the Water Cycle Moving

Scottish Water is urging customers in the Angus area to remember their bathroom checklist and help keep the water cycle moving after a recent sewer blockage in the area

26 January 2018

Switch to Water Bottle Refills to Reduce Plastic Rubbish, Scots Urged

Scots are being asked to make the switch to re-usable bottles filled with tap water to help tackle plastic waste in our communities

25 January 2018