Spotlight on sustainable farming: Courteenhall and SSE Energy Solutions

As well as adopting sustainable farming practices and being an advocate for wildlife preservation, family-run business Courteenhall Farms champions renewable energy

Big Zero Report 2023


The Wake family has been in South Northamptonshire since the 13th century, and they’ve been farming at Courteenhall for 350 years. With a long and proud legacy to preserve, the family is committed to supporting the local community and protecting the environment for future generations.

Among an array of renewable technologies and sustainable farming initiatives, Courteenhall was powered with 100% renewable electricity from SSE’s own UK wind farms and hydro plants for six months on the SSE Protect tariff.

Find out more about Courteenhall, their impressive sustainability credentials and why they chose SSE Energy Solutions.



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