News

New Partnership to Enhance Water Management in Edinburgh and Lothians

A new partnership to enhance water management across Edinburgh and the Lothians has been launched

06 December 2018

Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow Wins Another Award

Scottish Water’s Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow, which is helping to improve water quality in the River Clyde and tackle sewer flooding, has won an urban drainage industry award, its second accolade in as many months

08 November 2018

Top up Tap First to Quench Capital’s Thirst

Scottish Water’s first high tech Top up Tap has been switched on allowing thousands of people to stay hydrated on the go in one of the Capital’s most historic areas

31 October 2018

Shieldhall Tunnel Wins Prestigious Saltire Award

Scottish Water’s Shieldhall Tunnel project in Glasgow has won a top civil engineering award

25 October 2018

Scottish Water Helps Bring 24hr Power to Fair Isle

Today, Friday 12th October, sees the Fair Isle community celebrate reliable 24 hour power for the first time as their new renewable energy system goes live

12 October 2018

Erskine Waste Water Treatment Works Goes Green

Green energy is helping to power Scottish Water’s waste water treatment facility in Erskine

01 October 2018

Scottish Water Project Makes the Finals in Engineering Awards

People in Scotland have the choice of two projects to win the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) People’s Choice Award, which celebrates civil engineering projects that have had a positive impact for their local communities

12 September 2018

Wondering What Scottish Water is Doing at the Pentland Hills?

Work has begun on the installation of seven miles of new pipes to help deliver fresh, clean drinking water to more than 165,000 people in Edinburgh and the Lothians

10 September 2018

Environment Secretary opens Shieldhall Tunnel in Glasgow

Scotland’s biggest sewer superstructure has become operational in a feat of engineering hailed as “extraordinary” by Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham

30 July 2018

Annual Report Highlights Strong Performance for Customers

Scottish Water delivered a record level of customer service and environmental performance during 2017/18, the utility has reported in its annual report and accounts published today

25 July 2018

Islanders Help Shape the Future of Water Services

A nationwide consultation on the future of Scottish Water’s service and spending priorities over the next 25 years is coming to Orkney and Shetland next week

25 July 2018

Customers in Fife Urged to Use Water Wisely

Scottish Water is urging customers across Fife to use water wisely as a result of the ongoing dry weather this summer

23 July 2018

Partnership Boosts Sustainability Potential of Scotland’s Waste Water

Scotland’s sewage and solid organic waste can contribute to the country’s heat and power need, helping further reduce greenhouse gas emissions to tackle climate change, according to experts from Scottish Water and SEPA

21 June 2018

Scots Urged to Top Up from the Tap’ with Scottish Water

Scotland’s world-class drinking water will be celebrated today (20 June 2018), as a campaign is launched to encourage people to carry a refillable bottle and top up from the tap

20 June 2018

Scottish Water Video Blogger Turns Camera on Future of Water Services

A Scottish video blogger has turned the camera on the future of the country’s public water services

30 May 2018