Northern Isles New Energy Solutions

Supporting Shetland's Sustainable Future
Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks
  • NINES will bring significant benefits to the Shetland Islands by helping to deliver a secure, reliable and affordable low carbon energy supply.
  • NINES is trialling innovative technologies that allow us to manage the electricity network in new ways and create a “smart grid” approach.
  • NINES is working with community partners, technology companies and manufacturers to deliver new low carbon, heat and power solutions for customers.
  • NINES will promote its findings to the wider energy industry and will attract national and international interest.

Our project

What is NINES? We'll tell you all about it.


Our trials

Learn about the innovative new technologies used.


The benefits

What will the NINES project mean for Shetlanders?



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