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EEA/ADS/07/001 - Supply of electricity and provision of related advisory services for European Environment Agency offices

DK-Copenhagen: supply of electricity and provision of related advisory services for European Environment Agency offices

2007/S 58-070770

Contract notice

Supplies


Section I: Contracting authority
 I.1)
Name, addresses and contact point(s):  
European Environment Agency, attn: Tommi Multala, Kongens Nytorv 6, DK-1050 Copenhagen K. Tel.  (45) 33 36 72 04. Fax  (45) 33 36 72 74. E-mail: tommi.multala@eea.europa.eu.

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.eea.europa.eu/.


Further information can be obtained from:

the above-mentioned contact point(s).


Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from:

European Environment Agency, Kongens Nytorv 6, attn: Jette Lind Kristensen, DK-1050 Copenhagen K. Tel. (45) 33 36 72 42. Fax (45) 33 36 72 74. E-mail: jette.kristensen@eea.europa.eu. URL: http://www.eea.europa.eu/.


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to:

the above-mentioned contact point(s).

 I.2)
Type of the contracting authority and main activity or activities:  
European institution/agency or international organisation.
Environment.
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no.

Section II: Object of the contract
 II.1)
Description
 II.1.1)
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:  
Supply of electricity and provision of related advisory services for European Environment Agency offices.
 II.1.2)
Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance:  
Supplies.
Purchase.
Main place of delivery: EEA offices: Kongens Nytorv 6, DK-1050 Copenhagen K, and Kongens Nytorv 28, DK-1050 Copenhagen K.
 II.1.3)
The notice involves:  
A public contract.
 II.1.5)
Short description of the contract or purchase(s):  
The objective of this call for tenders is to establish a contract in accordance with the current legislation for the supply of electricity in the liberalised market and in accordance with the European Environment Agency’s environmental targets. The share of electricity from renewable energy sources has to be at least 40 % of the EEA’s total annual electricity consumption. The annual consumption of electricity is currently approx. 1 GWh.
 II.1.6)
Common procurement vocabulary (CPV):  
40100000.
 II.1.7)
Contract covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA):  
No.
 II.1.8)
Division into lots:  
No.
 II.1.9)
Variants will be accepted:  
No.
 II.2)
Quantity or scope of the contract
 II.2.1)
Total quantity or scope:  
The annual consumption of electricity is currently approx. 1 GWh.
 II.2.2)
Options:  
Yes.
Description of these options: the duration of the contract shall not exceed 12 months. The contract shall be renewed by tacit agreement up to 3 times, each time for a period of 12 months, unless written notification to the contrary will be sent by 1 of the contracting parties.
Number of possible renewals: 3.
 II.3)
Duration of the contract or time-limit for completion:  
Duration: 48 months from the award of the contract.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
 III.1)
Conditions relating to the contract
 III.1.1)
Deposits and guarantees required:  
As per tender documents.
 III.1.2)
Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions regulating them:  
As per tender documents.
 III.1.3)
Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:  
Tenders may be submitted by groups of suppliers, that, if awarded the contract, shall assume a legal form by incorporation, partnership or will otherwise enable them to contract as a single entity. A group of suppliers, however, must identify the main contractor, the sole responsible towards the Agency, which will interface between the Agency and the supplier. Each member of the group must fulfil the conditions for participation mentioned in point III.2.
 III.1.4)
Other particular conditions to which the performance of the contract is subject:  
No.
 III.2)
Conditions for participation
 III.2.1)
Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers:  
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if requirements are met:
Exclusion criteria — to be eligible for participation in this contract award procedure, tenderers must not be in any of the exclusion situations referred to in Articles 93 and 94 of Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 of 25.6.2002, OJ L 248 of 16.9.2002. To that effect tenderers are required to submit a declaration of honour in accordance with Article 134 of Commission Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 2342/2002 of 23.12.2002, OJ L 357/1 as last modified by Commission Regulation No 1248/2006 of 7.8.2006, OJ L 227. Under the same provision, the tenderer to whom the contract is to be awarded will be required to produce evidence confirming the prior declaration unless this obligation is waived by the contracting authority.
Legal capacity — any tenderer will be asked to prove that he is authorised to perform the contract under national law, as evidenced by inclusion in a trade or professional register, or a sworn declaration or certificate, membership of a specific organisation, express authorisation, or entry in the VAT register.
 III.2.2)
Economic and financial capacity:  
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if requirements are met:
proof of economic and financial capacity may be furnished by 1 or more of the following documents:
a) certified true copies of the balance sheets and profit and loss statements for the past 3 financial years;
b) bank statements attesting to the solvency of the company;
c) statements of overall turnover or turnover for services performed over the past 3 financial years similar to those described in the invitation to tender.
 III.2.3)
Technical capacity:  
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if requirements are met:
the evidence of the technical and professional capacity should be furnished on the basis of the following documents:
(a) documents presenting the company and describing its activities;
(b) a list of the major contracts performed during the past 3 years for services of similar complexity and size as those described in these tender specifications, with the sums, dates and recipients, public or private;
(c) documentation of the capacity to cover at least 40 % of the Agency’s needs with renewable electricity;
(d) documentation concerning the certification of the renewable electricity by an independent third party;
(e) documentation of the last independent verification results;
(f) documentation concerning provision of energy services and demand side management;
(g) documentation regarding the existence of an independently verified internal environmental management system.
 III.2.4)
Reserved contracts:  
No.

Section IV: Procedure
 IV.1)
Type of procedure:  
Open.
 IV.2)
Award criteria
 IV.2.1)
Award criteria:  
Lowest price.
 IV.2.2)
An electronic auction will be used:  
No.
 IV.3)
Administrative information
 IV.3.1)
File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:  
EEA/ADS/07/001.
 IV.3.2)
Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract:  
No.
 IV.3.3)
Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document:  
Time-limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents:
25.4.2007.
Payable documents: no.
 IV.3.4)
Time-limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate:  
7.5.2007 (16:00).
 IV.3.6)
Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up:  
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.
 IV.3.7)
Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender:  
Duration: 6 months from the date stated for receipt of tender.
 IV.3.8)
Conditions for opening tenders:  
14.7.2007 (11:00).
Place: EEA premises.
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes.
Representatives of the tenderers (1 representative per tender) are allowed to participate in the opening session. They are requested to inform in advance Mr Tommi Multala by e-mail: tommi.multala@eea.europa.eu or by fax: (45) 33 36 72 74.

Section VI: Complementary information
 VI.1)
This is a recurrent procurement:  
No.
 VI.2)
Contract related to a project and/or programme financed by EU funds:  
No.
 VI.3)
Additional information:  
Tender documents can be downloaded from EEA Internet page: http://www.eea.europa.eu/tenders/calls-for-tenders/open.
 VI.4)
Procedures for appeal
 VI.4.1)
Body responsible for appeal procedures:  
Court of First Instance of the European Communities, boulevard Konrad Adenauer, L-2925 Luxembourg. Tel. (352) 43 03-1. Fax (352) 43 37 66. E-mail: CFI.Registry@curia.europa.eu. URL: http://curia.europa.eu.

Body responsible for mediation procedures:

The European Ombudsman, 1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman, F-67001 Strasbourg Cedex. Tel. (33) 388 17 23 13. Fax (33) 388 17 90 62. E-mail: euro-ombudsman@europarl.europa.eu. URL: http://www.euro-ombudsman.europa.eu.

 VI.4.2)
Lodging of appeals:  
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals:
within 2 months of the notification to the plaintiff (date of receipt), or, in the absence thereof, the day on which the person concerned had knowledge of the relevant information; a complaint to the European Ombudsman has no impact on the above deadline for lodging an appeal.
 VI.4.3)
Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:  
Court of First Instance of the European Communities, boulevard Konrad Adenauer, L-2925 Luxembourg. Tel. (352) 43 03-1. Fax (352) 43 37 66. E-mail: CFI.Registry@curia.europa.eu. URL: http://curia.europa.eu.
 VI.5)
Date of dispatch of this notice:  
13.3.2007.


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Invitation to Tender

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Draft Framework Service Contract

Draft Framework Service Contract

Annex 1 - Declaration on Exclusion Criteria

Annex 2 - Identification Sheet


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