On 1 November EDF Energy announced that it had been awarded two contracts to supply electricity to public sector bodies in Scotland and the North East of England. The contracts were awarded by Scottish Procurement and North East Procurement Organisation respectively and will see the supplier providing power to almost all public sector bodies in Scotland. EDF Energy will supply 2.6TWh of electricity to 28,000 public sector sites in Scotland, which can choose to receive 100% renewable supply.
Beatrice Bigois, Managing Director for Customers at EDF Energy said: “Through these contracts they will benefit from a range of solutions to reduce their carbon emissions, be more energy efficient and ultimately reduce their costs. We really look forward to supporting them achieve their sustainability ambitions.”