SSE is one of the UK's largest energy suppliers.

SSE was formed in December 1998 following the merger of Scottish Hydro Electric and Southern Electric.

SSE is a fully integrated energy business owning generation plants throughout the UK, operating electrical distribution networks in the north and south of the country, gas networks in Scotland and offering a wide number of energy supply products into the business market.

SSE have six core values:

  • Safety
    They believe all accidents are preventable, so they everything safely and responsibly or not at all
  • Service
    SSE give their customers service that they are proud of and make commitments that they deliver.
  • Efficiency
    They like to keep things simple, doing work that adds value and avoid wasting money, materials, energy or time.
  • Sustainability
    They try to operate ethically, taking the long term view to achieve growth while safeguarding the environment.
  • Excellence
    They strive to get better, smarter and more innovative and be the best in everything they do.
  • Teamwork
    They support and value their colleagues and enjoy working as a team in an open and honest way.

If you are considering switching your business energy contract to SSE then your business should use a minimum of 500kWh per year. If you are deemed a high-risk credit customer or have a lack of financial transparency then SSE will offer you bespoke contractual terms.

For Business Energy customers SSE offers Fixed and Flexible prices contracts that last between 1 and 4 years. They will provide your business with a dedicated account manager and have a website 'SSE Business Centre' where customers are able to view their bills and submit meter readings.