Crown Commercial Service awards £51M energy supply contract

EDF Energy and Total Gas and Power will be the contractors through which central government and wider public sector customers will be supplied with electricity and gas, respectively, in the next four years.
EDF Energy won a framework agreement for the supply of approximately 13TWh of electricity to meet the requirements of 990 customers across 53,000 meters. Total Gas and Power won a framework agreement for the supply of approximately 12 TWh of gas to meet requirements of 1005 customers across 24,000 meters.
For both contracts the potential scope includes demand side management and innovations delivering energy savings; automatic meter eeading; energy/carbon reduction/management advice and guidance and implementation of recommendations (which may include sourcing of third- party services/technology); export agreements and balancing services; and a peer to peer energy trading platform.
The contracts were awarded by the Crown Commercial Service and have a potential total spend of £51 million.