Mitie has been appointed as a supplier on the Carbon and Energy Fund (CEF) National Framework Agreement for the provision of Carbon and Energy Infrastructure Upgrade Services.
The facilities management and professional services company says its appointment supports it ‘mission to decarbonise Britain – a commitment to use its expertise to help other organisations achieve their own sustainability objectives’. The Framework, to be managed by Countess of Chester Hospital) through its appointed service provider, CEF, is designed to provide the NHS and wider public sector with ‘a streamlined and cost-efficient procurement route for upgrading energy systems and infrastructure through guaranteed fixed-term financial savings’. Mitie’s appointment enables it to tender for call-off contracts released by CEF on behalf of hospitals and wider public sector organisations to design, fund, deliver, operate, and maintain, complex energy infrastructure upgrades where long-term energy saving performance is prioritised. Only appointed suppliers are able to bid for work under this Framework for contracts with a combined total of up to £1 bn in value.
Pradyumna Pandit, MD, Energy and Sustainability at Mitie, said: “This appointment enables us to offer our energy management and sustainability expertise to help NHS hospitals and wider public sector bodies become more energy efficient and reach their net zero potential.”