SSE Renewables

Time to wake up and smell the coffee

An outsider reading the letters on both Shetland News and in the Shetland Times would be forgiven for thinking that no one actually wants the wind farm projects, especially not Viking Energy. From the start of this year alone, I counted over 20 ‘anti-wind farm’ letters on Shetland News and not a single one in […] Shetland News …


Viking decommissioning bond worth £40 million

SHETLAND Islands Council and SSE Renewables are close to agreeing a decommissioning bond for the Viking Energy wind farm, confirmed to be in the region of £40 million. Both sides have confirmed that negotiations are at an advanced stage. Eyebrows were raised last year after construction work on the 103-turbine wind farm in the central […] Shetland News …


Liaison group pleased with SSE’s change in Covid-19 approach

WIND farm developer Viking Energy has finally started taking the threat Covid-19 is posing to its workforce and the Shetland population very seriously, according to the chairman of the Tingwall, Whiteness and Weisdale Community Council. Andrew Archer said the community council had been “banging on” at SSE Renewables – the company that owns and is […] Shetland News …