At SSE, our job is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way. We're involved in producing, distributing and supplying electricity and gas and we provide other energy-related services as well. SSE is the only company listed on the London Stock Exchange involved in such a wide range of energy businesses.
Company Growth (employees)
Perth, GB
Size (employees)
21,157 (est)
SSE was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Perth, GB

SSE Office Locations

SSE has offices in Perth, Sandyford, Belfast, Castlebar and in 5 other locations
Perth, GB (HQ)
Inveralmond House Dunkeld Rd
Machynlleth, GB
Plas Dr
Bristol, GB
Victoria Terrace
Guildford, GB
Abbots Place Walnut Tree Close
Reading, GB
55 Vastern Rd
Glasgow, GB
1 Waterloo St
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SSE Financials and Metrics

SSE Financials

SSE's revenue was reported to be £28.8 b in FY, 2016 which is a 9% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

28.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

28.8 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

14 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

SSE's current market capitalization is £14 b.
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


31.7 b28.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

100 k

Gross profit

28.8 b
GBPY, 2016


5.9 m
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SSE Operating Metrics

SSE's Customers was reported to be 8.2 m in FY, 2016, which is a 4% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


9.1 m8.58 m8.21 m

Renewable Energy Output, TWh


Thermal Energy Output, TWh

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SSE Market Value History

SSE Revenue Breakdown

SSE's Web-traffic and Trends

SSE Online and Social Media Presence

SSE News and Updates

London's next fibre networks could be sewer-powered

New fibre optic networks set within Thames Water sewer pipes could mean faster internet for businesses across the city.

Clothing costs halve but energy prices soar — how inflation looks over the last 20 years

The cost of utilities has risen 139% over the last 20 years, almost three times the general rate of inflation. Inflation has seen the cost of clothing and shoes halve for the average household. The new research is based on the inflation experienced by typical households and Office for National St…

Leading innovators in low carbon transport recognised at LowCVP gala dinner

LowCVP News: The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) announced the 2017 Low Carbon Champions last night at the ‘green transport’ networking event of the year, held in association with Energy 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham. Over 240 guests attended the celebration dinner to celebrate the achievement…

SSE foresees £150m profit hit but shares hold steady

Energy and telecoms supplier SSE today warned it was expecting a £150m hit to its adjusted operating profits in one division ahead of its first-half results in November. The company said the missing chunk would be in its networks division, impacted by a temporary decline in base revenue from elec…

Ford transit custom is the smart choice for SSE meter fitters

Leading British energy supplier SSE has switched on to the Ford Transit Custom as the preferred workhorse for its army of smart meter installers, with 507 specially equipped examples joining SSE’s fleet. The first of the strikingly liveried Transit Customs are already hitting the road as part of SSE…

SSE issues the largest ever green bond from a UK company

SSE has issued the largest ever green bond from a UK company, the firm announced today. The €600m (£552m) bond will support the development of a UK market in capital market products that are good for the environment, SSE said. Read more: Investors look for a deal on New Look's public debt S…
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