Tayside and Central Scotland

Scottish and Southern Energy keeps city streets lit up

Street light
Image caption SSE has contracts for 550,000 street lights in the UK

Perth-based Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has won a 25-year contract to replace and maintain 40,000 street lights in Nottingham.

The contract will be carried out by SSE's subsidiary Tay Valley Lighting.

SSE now has deals with 11 councils in the UK covering 550,000 street lights.

Colin Hood, chief operating officer of SSE, said: "SSE is well established as the UK's leading street lighting contractor, and this latest contract will build on that."

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