SSE Airtricity managing director Stephen Wheeler praised the Northern Ireland workforce
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SSE Airtricity creates 143 call centre jobs in Belfast

Energy firm SSE Airtricity is creating 143 new jobs in Belfast with an expansion of its customer services centre.

The firm will consolidate its two existing offices into new premises at Great Victoria Street.

Managing director Stephen Wheeler said the firm chose Northern Ireland because of its "enthusiastic and capable workforce".

BBC News NI's Economics and Business Editor John Campbell reports.