Bioenergy Research

Bioenergy Research

Contract value:£60,000 – £100,000. DECC is running a procurement exercise for the provision of up to 150 days of high quality bioenergy technical, research and advisory services to be provided during the period from the date of the contract award to 31 March 2014.

Bioenergy Support

Reference number: TRN583/02.2013

Deadline date:11/04/2013

This deadline is for… tenders to be received within the Department in hard copy format. All tenders must be received by 5:00 pm.

Contract value:£60,000 – £100,000

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 running a procurement exercise for the provision of up to 150 days of high quality bioenergy technical, research and advisory services to be provided during the period from the date of the contract award to 31 March 2014. The contract will cover the provision of high quality technical, research and advisory services across the width and breadth of the bioenergy industry. This includes: bioenergy and supply chain development; market intelligence: how best to support and enhance the deployment of bioenergy and overcome specific challenges to the implementation of Departmental policies. The days are indicative and timings flexible within the contract.

 

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: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Alan Brown

Organisation name Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

Address Area A, 4th Floor, 3, Whitehall Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1A 2AW

Telephone 0300 068 5033

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.decc.gov.uk

 

How to apply

Details of the application process can be found in Document 1 – Instructions and Information on Tendering Procedures. Completed tender submission must be returned by post to Alan Brown, DECC, Area 4A, 3 Whitehall Place, London SW1A 2AW, by 5:00pm on 11 April 2013. We require 4 hard copies (one of which must be signed), and an additional copy on CD using Microsoft Windows 7 or 2007 version. Please ensure the outside of any packaging is clearly marked with ‘Tender’ and with the deadline time and date. Envelopes/packages should bear no reference to the tenderer by name. Any late submissions will not be considered. Tenders may be rejected if the information asked for is not given at the time of tendering. 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 can be found in Document 6. When submitting this bid suppliers should be aware that these Terms and Conditions will not be amended. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms and Conditions please notify DECC before you submit your proposal. If successful and soon after contract signature, the supplier will be expected to attend a kick-off meeting. Project completion is required by 31 March 2014.
Requirement: Bioenergy Research