UK Greenhouse Gas Improvement Programme

UK Greenhouse Gas Improvement Programme

We aim to establish a 3-year framework agreement with a limited number of selected contractors with appropriate technical expertise to conduct research tasks to improve estimates of emissions in the UK’s Air Quality Pollutant (AQP) and Greenhouse Gas Inventories, up to a value of £200,000 per year.

UK GREENHOUSE GAS INVENTORY AND AIR QUALITY POLLUTANT INVENTORY IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT

Reference number: 462/08/2012

Deadline date:19/03/2013

This deadline is for… 17.00 HRS

Contract value:£0 – £600,000

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? Yes

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

 

Description of the contract

We aim to establish a 3-year framework agreement with a limited number of selected contractors with appropriate technical expertise to conduct research tasks to improve estimates of emissions in the UK’s Air Quality Pollutant (AQP) and Greenhouse Gas Inventories, up to a value of £200,000 per year. This framework agreement would be used to procure high priority research to develop the methodologies and data sources used in the inventories. The research tasks support improvement to the accuracy, completeness and transparency of the inventories, as required by the UNFCCC, UNECE and national policy needs.

 

Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? Yes

Framework agreement details: setting up a framework agreement

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: 36 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Helen Champion

Organisation name Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

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

Telephone 0300 068 5569

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.decc.gov.uk

 

How to apply

If you wish to take part in this procurement please see the attached Tender documents attached to this Notice and send your completed Proposal to Helen Champion at address stipulated in the “Who to Contact” section. 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 Standard Terms and Conditions, which are available on the main DECC website – www.decc.gsi.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 5pm 19 March 2013. We require 3 hard copies (one of which must be signed). Electronic versions of your bids are to be sent to helen.champion@decc.gsi.gov.uk). Interviews, if deemed necessary, will be held in the week commencing 25 March 2013 (suppliers will be notified of this in the week commencing 18 March 2013).