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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

Fife Reservoir Gets Green PV Power

A Fife site will turn to green energy to boost Scottish Water’s pledge to reach net zero emissions by 2040

04 August 2020

Scottish Water and Zero Waste Scotland Turn Grit to Gold

Partnership will see road runoff recycled into valuable building materials for the construction industry

13 July 2020

Dingwall Schoolgirl Lets Nothing Go to Waste to Help the Environment

An enterprising Ross-shire schoolgirl has been putting her mind to work on the big challenges of the future

07 July 2020

Green Power at South Lanarkshire Reservoir

Green energy is helping to power a Scottish Water facility in Glassford, South Lanarkshire. 

24 June 2020

Scottish Water Group records renewable energy rise of 12 per cent

Scottish Water Group increased its renewable energy by 12 per cent in the last year

19 June 2020

Dunfermline Works Latest to Go Green

Dunfermline Waste Water Treatment Works has turned to green energy to boost Scottish Water’s pledge to reach net zero emissions by 2040

05 May 2020

Cutting Edge Trial Could Boost Drive to Net Zero

A study is underway to see if hydrogen could be produced at our waste water sites to reduce our carbon footprint

13 March 2020

Hydration is a Walk in the Park!

Staying hydrated is a walk in the park for visitors to Strathclyde Country Park as the 23rd Top Up Tap is installed

03 March 2020

Unique Sustainable Water Asset in East Lothian

Castle Moffat is one of Scottish Water’s most environmentally friendly sites

07 January 2020

Harnessing Hydro Power at Daer Water Treatment Works

Upgrade to hydro power scheme in South Lanarkshire can generate enough power to run around 690 homes

11 December 2019

District Heat Network Turns Up Heat In Stirling

A number of buildings in the Forthside area of Stirling are now receiving heat that’s generated from waste water – all thanks to a ground-breaking £6m project that’s now fully operational in the area. 

07 November 2019

Energy Milestone Helps Deliver Green Boost to Scotland's Water

Our sites are being powered by more self-generated renewable energy than ever  to help reach our target of net zero carbon emissions

10 October 2019