SSE was founded in 1943 and was initially set up to manage and maintain a series of hydroelectrical projects around Scotland. They are the second largest energy provider in the UK and they offer broadband services as well as gas and electricity.
SSE is are involved in the distribution as well as the production of energy and operates an extensive telecoms network in the UK and Ireland. As well as being the second largest provider of energy in the UK, SSE is also the country’s largest generator of renewable energy.
It's important to know where your supplier gets their energy from: