Decision details

Contract for the Supply of Electricity and Associated Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The approval in line with procurement regulations, for the use of the Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation framework to provide Electricity volume to SCC.


“With careful forward planning and by joining forces with other local authorities to increase our purchasing power, the county council is committed to obtaining best value for money for our taxpayers and those organisations which rely upon us.


Entering this contract will give us both the certainty of fixed costs that can be chosen at the optimum time, and the flexibility to take advantage of decreasing costs.”


Mark Deaville, Cabinet Member for Commercial


Reasons for the Decision – To seek approval for procurement direction and contract award for the period 1st April 2020 until 31st March 2023 for the supply of electricity.


Decision – That the Council enters into an agreement with Npower for the supply of electricity through the Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation framework for the period of 1st April 2020 until 31st March 2023.

Report author: Matt Sutton

Publication date: 20/06/2019

Date of decision: 19/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 19/06/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/06/2019

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