Process Evaluation of DECC Local Authority Competitions 2012-13 and the Community Energy Efficiency Outreach Programme

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Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
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Contract notice
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Services - Unspecified
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Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 00:00
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DECC would like to commission process evaluations of two ongoing programmes. This contract is split in to two lots, however, there are commonalities between the methodology and themes of both programmes. The first lot is a process evaluation of three competitions
open to local authorities and voluntary sector organisations focussing on three of DECC’s core areas: fuel poverty, Green Deal and promoting collective purchasing/switching. The second lot is a process evaluation of a pilot programme to test how community
engagement can drive demand for energy efficiency measures. Note that contractors are invited to tender for one or both lots. The two lots will be considered, scored, and awarded separately. £80-100,000 + VAT (lot 1) £30-50,000 + VAT (lot 2) Length of contract
Lot 1: 5 months Lot 2: 6 months

Additional Information

How to Apply: If you wish to take part in this procurement please see the specification and related documents on the Contracts Finder website. Any late submissions will not be considered. DECC reserves the right to halt the procurement process and to not award a contract.
DECC will not be held liable for recovery of costs from unsuccessful bids if a contract is not awarded. All costs will be borne by the bidding organisations. If a contract is created it will be upon DECC terms and conditions, which are available on the main
DECC website - and will be issued to organisations invited to submit a tender bid. Completed tender submission must be returned by post to DECC, address given at the top of this advertisement, by 10am on Monday, 7 January 2013. We require 3
hard copies (one of which must be signed). Electronic versions of your bids are to be sent to Interviews, if deemed necessary, will be held on 16 and/or 17 January 2013. If successful and upon contract signature, the supplier
is expected to attend a kick-off meeting taking place the w/c 21 January 2013.

Suitable for SMEs

Suitable for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations

Value of contract

£0 - £150000

Buyer's reference

TRN 540/12/2012


Contact: Annabelle Bonus
Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)
Area 2A,3, Whitehall Place
United Kingdom
Tel: 0300 068 5281



Estimated length of contract

6 months

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