Race starts for £100m West Midlands Green Deal pilot

Aaron Morby 13 years ago

Councils in the West Midlands have started the search for a contractor to deliver the region’s £100m Green Deal pilot scheme.

Birmingham City Council is heading up the procurement of the pathfinder project, which will run for three years and cover both private and council-owned housing.

The successful delivery partner will be expected to secure finance through the Government’s Green Deal, sell the scheme to private homes and manage the huge refurbishment programme.

Following the pilot scheme, 36 councils and housing associations plan to sign up to a 5-year plan worth an estimated £500m.

The legislation is currently under consideration with the first Green Deal schemes expected to commence in autumn 2012.

Under this legislation energy efficiency measures can be installed on properties at no initial cost to the property owner.

The costs of doing this are then recovered through a fixed charge on their energy bills over a defined period.

Interested firms need to register with the council’s e-tendering system https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc

    Post-pilot 5-year plan

    (a) domestic (social and private)
    (b) Public non-domestic
    (c) total

  • Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council (a) £23.4m; (b) £0m; (c) £23.4m.
  • Herefordshire Council (a) £7.4m; (b) £3.9m; (c) £11.3m.
  • Lichfield District Council (a) £3m; (b) £0m; (c) £3m.
  • North Warwickshire Borough Council (a) £8.24m; (b) £7.5m; (c) £15.7m.
  • Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council (a) £12m; (b) £2m; (c) £14m.
  • Rugby Borough Council (a) £5m; (b) £1m; (c) £6m.
  • Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Shropshire County Council (a) £63m; (b) £3.75m; (c) £66.75m.
  • Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council (a) £150m; (b) £0.3m; (c) £150.3m.
  • Staffordshire County Council (a) £0m; (b) £63m; (c) £63m.
  • Stoke-on-Trent City Council (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Stratford District Council (a) £1.4m; (b) £0.050m; (c) £1.450m.
  • Tamworth Borough Council (a) £23.6m; (b) £0m; (c) £23.6m.
  • Telford and Wrekin Council (a) £16.2m; (b) £0m; (c) £16.2m.
  • Walsall Council (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Warwick District Council (a) £3m; (b) £0m; (c) £3m.
  • Warwickshire County Council (a) £0m; (b) £20m; (c) £20m.
  • Wolverhampton City Council (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Worcester City Council (a) £19m; (b) £5m; (c) £24m.
  • Worcestershire County Council (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Wychavon District Council (a) £25m; (b) £5m; (c) £30m.
  • Wyre Forest District Council (a) £8.5m; (b) £5m; (c) £13.5m.
  • Accord Housing Association (a) £66m; (b) £0m; (c) £66m.
  • Balsall Heath Housing (a) £0.4m; (b) £0m; (c) £0.4m.
  • Black Country Housing Group (a) £1.5m; (b) £0.4m; (c) £1.9m.
  • Bromford Living (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Midland Heart (a) £8m; (b) £0m; (c) £8m.
  • Orbit HA (a) £7m; (b) £0.1m; (c) £7.1m.
  • Sanctuary Group (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Trident Housing (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Viridian Housing (a) £3m; (b) £0m; (c) £3m.
  • Warwickshire Police Authority (a) £0m; (b) £0.3m; (c) £0.3m.
  • West Midlands Fire Service (a) £0m; (b) £0.9m; (c) £0.9m.
  • West Midlands Police (a) £0m; (b) £0.1m; (c) £0.1m.
  • WM Housing (a) £0m; (b) £0m; (c) £0m.
  • Wrekin Housing Group (a) £1.8m; (b) £0.03m; (c) £1.83m.
  • Total (a) £457m; (b) £118m; (c) £575m.

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