SSE Thermal comprises SSE’s flexible generation and energy storage activities, with over 600 direct employees across the UK and Ireland. SSE Thermal is currently constructing the 840MW Keadby 2 CCGT in North Lincolnshire, which is expected to become the cleanest and most efficient gas-fired power station in Europe when completed in 2022. As part of its commitment to a net-zero emissions future, the business has a core focus on decarbonising its energy generation through emerging carbon capture and hydrogen technology. It is currently aiming to develop the UK’s first CCGT equipped with CCS technology at Keadby 3, and exploring further options for both CCS and hydrogen across its portfolio.