The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published two tenders on Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) to support the rollout and analysis of information from smart meters to be installed in up to 30,000 homes across the UK.
The first tender is looking for consulting, software development, internet and support and data processing services. While the second is for a wide area network and related communications services.
The first notice covers the procurement of data services for DECC to manage smart meter information from over 30 million households and businesses across the UK.
This will include development and implementation of the software solutions and hosting of the implemented software and application management services.
It will also include integrating the data services and meter communications services, and ensuring operability with the IT systems of DECC’s users.