Starting from outcomes of trainings and investment plans pilot actions, four project partners will proceed with the launch of procurement tenders in order to select ESCOs that will perform the works.

It is foreseen to use methodology elaborated under pilot testing activities, that will be adapted to local regulatory and framework conditions.

The elaboration of tender documentation includes preparation of the call, definition of technical specifications and finalization of the model of the EPC scheme contract that will bind the awardee ESCO in performing investments and energy management. Those models will be tested by the partners on the basis of the number of participating ESCOs in the tenders and quality of offers. Models will be disseminated at MED level for replication inside other contexts.

PIEMONTE REGION & ENVIRONMENT PARK

The STEPPING project team (Piemonte Region and Environment Park) offered to pilot municipalities technical assistance services including support in the preparation of EPC investment plans, drafting of EPC tender documents and in launching a tender to select ESCO charged to perform investments.

The report concerns the work implemented with the Municipalities of Ghemme and Borgomanero belonging to the Novara Province and with the Italy’s National Metrology Institute, namely INRiM.

Detailed EPC tender description – Piemonte Region and Environment Park

Detailed EPC tender description – INRiM

PROVINCE OF MODENA

ENERGY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF MODENA (Italy) will elaborate all technical documents and contract schemes based on the methodologies developed by STEPPING in order to select the ESCO charged to perform the investments designed under their investment plan pilot action.

Detailed EPC tender description – ENERGY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF MODENA

HUELVA REGION

Second pilot activity carried out by Diputación de Huelva in the framework of STEPPING project was the conclusion of a bundled EPC contract between municipal buildings in the province of Huelva.

Detailed EPC tender description – Huelva County Council

REGIONS OF NORTH AND SOUTH AEGEAN & ATTICA

Aegean Energy Agency (Greece) will elaborate all technical documents and contract schemes based on the methodologies developed by STEPPING in order to select the ESCO charged to perform the investments designed under their investment plan pilot action.

Detailed EPC tender description – Aegean Energy Agency