Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The contract will consist of the supply of
electricity volume (clips) for corporate and school use.
“Current events show the importance of ensuring we have flexible arrangements in place to obtain the best value for taxpayers despite the volatility of markets.
In line with the County Council’s commitment to reach Net Zero carbon emissions by 2050, we will purchase Green Electricity.”
Mark Deaville, Cabinet Member for Commercial Matters
Reasons for the Decision – To consider the procurement direction and award for the time period 1st April 2023 until 31st March 2027 for the supply of Electricity and Associated Services.
Decision – (a) That the approach for procuring, awarding, and entering into an Electricity and Associated Services contract through the Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation (YPO) framework for the period of 1st April 2023 until 31st March 2027, with Npower Business Solutions, be approved.
(b) That the Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Corporate Services be given delegated authority to approve the contract award and delegated signatory of the contract.
Report author: Lee Wells
Publication date: 22/09/2022
Date of decision: 21/09/2022
Decided at meeting: 21/09/2022 - Cabinet
Effective from: 28/09/2022