Airtricity is No.1 for renewable energy. Currently it supplies renewable energy to over 130,000 customers on the island of Ireland with ambitious growth targets over the next 5 years to grow to 500,000 customers.
In January 2008, the sale of Airtricity to Scottish and Southern Energy Plc was completed. Scottish and Southern Energy is the 2nd largest energy company in the UK with a primary focus on the electricity, gas and telecoms sectors. It is a supplier of electricity and gas to over 9 million homes and businesses throughout the UK. It prides itself on being rated No. 1 for customer service in GB.
The combination of Airtricity and SSE brings together a single renewable generation capacity of over 2,100MW from wind, hydro and biomass. Airtricity is rapidly expanding its development programme in continental Europe and has a wind farm development pipeline of over 11,000MW.