Tender for the supply of analytical data and research services

Tender for the supply of analytical data and research services

Department of Energy and Climate Change.

Tender for the supply of analytical data and research services covering the European power sector, value chain and financing

Reference number: TRN/352/02/2012

Deadline date: 29/02/2012

This deadline is for… 12:00 midday

Contract value: £1 – £50,000

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 supplier to provide power sector analytical data and research to DECC which can be used to better inform and shape DECC’s Structural Reform Priorities. This analysis and research should cover the power sector and include renewable technologies (including offshore/onshore wind, biomass, solar pv, marine and tidal, hydro, geothermal, energy-from-waste, anaerobic digestion and renewable heat technologies), thermal fossil fuel plant, CCS and nuclear. The service should also provide up-to-date analysis on the key issues facing the sector such as: policy, energy markets, economics, supply chain, technology and finance and provision of PPAs. Data on pricing structures of key components such as wind turbines, solar panels and key thermal generation items should also be provided.


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 Matthew Taylor

Address , 3 Whitehall Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1H 2AW

Telephone 0300 068 5876

Extension number:


Email Matthew.Taylor@decc.gsi.gov.uk

Web address www.decc.guv.uk


How to apply

If you wish to take part in this procurement please contact Matthew Taylor (telephone number or email as above) for the Tender Specification and relevant documents for this procurement. 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 1200hrs Wednesday 29th February 2012. We require 3 hard copies (one of which must be signed). Electronic versions of your bids are to be sent to Matthew Taylor (Matthew.Taylor@decc.gsi.gov.uk). Interviews, if deemed necessary, will be held in the week commencing 5th March 2012 (suppliers will be notified of this in the week commencing 5th March).