SSE is involved in the generation, transmission, distribution and supply of electricity, in the production, storage, distribution and supply of gas and in other energy services. The bulk of SSE’s operating profit comes from regulated electricity networks and renewable sources of energy, and it is these businesses that are at the core of the Group’s low-carbon strategy


SSE has consolidated the development and operation of all its renewables assets in the Gb and Ireland under a single management in a business known as SSE Renewables.

Read more about SSE Renewables here.


We own, maintain and invest in the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland.

Find out more about Transmission here.



Our electricity distribution networks keep the lights on in over 4 million homes and businesses across the north of Scotland and Central Southern England.

Find out more about Distribution here.

SSE Thermal

Managing SSE’s flexible thermal generation assets and gas storage businesses.

Find out more about thermal here.


Supplying greener energy to more than 5,000 businesses in the UK and more than 800,000 homes and businesses across ROI and Northern Ireland.

Find out more about SSE Business Energy here.

Find out more about SSE Airtricity here.

SSE Enterprise

Providing innovative solutions to build, own, operate and maintain energy and communications infrastructure in the UK and Ireland.

Find out more about SSE Enterprise here.


Responsible for ensuring SSE has the energy supplies to meet the needs of customers and its generation assets as well as selling the power it generates.

This division also manages SSE’s diverse portfolio of gas fields across the UK Continental Shelf. 

Find out more about markets here.