Assessing the flexibility of domestic energy using behaviours

Assessing the flexibility of domestic energy using behaviours

Contract value:£15,000 – £25,000.

Reference number: TRN 393/04/2012

Deadline date:08/05/2012

This deadline is for… 10.00 HRS

Contract value:£15,000 – £25,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

 

Description of the contract

DECC is looking for a contractor or contractors to undertake analysis to help complete the DECC domestic energy using behaviours framework. This framework aims to capture quantitative and qualitative evidence about a range of household behaviours. The aim is to improve The Department’s understanding of energy using behaviours, and the potential impact of changing these behaviours on energy consumption.

 

Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 2 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Annabelle Bonus

Organisation name Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

Address Area 2A, 3, Whitehall Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1A 2AW

Telephone 0300 068 5281

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.decc.gsi.gov.uk

 

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 – www.decc.gov.uk 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 7th May 2012. We require 3 hard copies (one of which must be signed). The deadline for final questions is 2nd May 2012. Electronic versions of your bids are to be sent to Annabelle.Bonus@decc.gsi.gov.uk. If successful and upon contract signature, the supplier is expected to attend a kick-off meeting taking place in the week commencing 14th May. Project completion is required by the end of July 2012.