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We are responsible for around 130,000km of power cables, distributing electricity to 3.5 million homes, offices and businesses in the north of Scotland and central, southern England.
We are committed to offering our customers the very best standards of service. You can be sure that whenever you get in touch with us, you will be greeted in a friendly manner.
Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc is the licensed Transmission Owner in the north of Scotland. As a result of increased demand from developers to connect their generation to the transmission network we are investing over £1 billion to upgrade the network.
Our summer consultation is online. We invite you to comment on our plans.
This section includes documents and information ranging from charging statements to compliance and financial information.
Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution is committed to communication and engagement with customers and stakeholders who are affected by developments in electricity distribution and transmission.
This section provides information for technical or professional enquiries.The descriptions below give you an indication of their content.You may also find our regulatory info section helpful for charging & methodology statements, licence conditions and compliance information.Our key documents sections contains model agreements and supply & generation application forms.The electrical contractors page has information on our low voltage network for electrical supply characteristics, earthing and fuse removal.Our connections specifications page will give you details of our requirements for work associated with our network.Long term development statements - a summary of our most recent LTDs is available here and details of how to obtain a full copy.The capacity statement section is full of information on work with Active Network Management solutions and the Low Carbon Network Fund can be found here along with our most recent capacity statement.If you are looking for guidance on our different application types, then this page will give further details.The generator case studies page shows examples of various generating stations dealing with simple and complex connections.
For single sites and small projects we offer a free service to find the location of cables and overhead lines - call: 01256 337 294 If you are a large or frequent developer who is looking to obtain more detailed GIS records you can request a login from our mapping services unit. You will need internet access and supply the following details; name, company name, contact no. and email, to firstname.lastname@example.org.