SSE's half-year profits rose 38% in November

Last November, energy firm SSE revealed a 38% rise in profits in their half year results.

It came a month after customers were hit with a 9 percent hike in their energy bills.

However, the company's chairman said the energy supply business only accounted for 8% of the figure and its profit margin was 1.5%.

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SSE record £10m mis-selling fine

Energy giant SSE is to be fined £10.5 million for mis-selling in what would be the largest-ever penalty imposed on a supplier, regulator Ofgem said.