Introduction to the Framework

The Energy Efficiency Measures & Associated Works framework (N8) allows local authorities, social landlords and other public sector bodies to source specialist suppliers for the installation of 21 energy efficiency measures and associated works delivered through 2 workstreams.

Fully compliant, the framework is suitable for low, medium and high rise housing schemes, schools and colleges and all other types of public sector buildings.

Consultancy and project management support is available through the Energy Efficiency Consultancy Services framework N8C.

Procurement guide - PDF


Workstream 1 (Individual Measures)
Designed to provide you with companies who are experts in an individual specialism, this provides you with the option of 21 unique energy efficiency measures as detailed below.

Workstream 2 (Multiple Measures)
Designed to provide you with companies who can accommodate large projects that require a variety of measures with the option of general refurbishment works.

Value Bands

Workstream 1

£0 - £750,000

Workstream 1

£500,000 - £1.5million

Workstream 1

Over £1.5million

Worksteam 2

Any value

Energy Efficiency Measures

  • External wall insulation
  • Cavity wall insulation
  • Internal wall insulation
  • Insulation materials (Loft)
  • Biomass boilers
  • Solar PV with battery storage
  • Air to water heat pumps
  • District heating interface units
  • Traditional boilers
  • Rainscreen and cladding
  • Combined heat & power (CHP) or combined cooling & heat & power (CCHP)
  • Gas absorption heat pumps
  • Boiler optimisation technologies
  • Lighting controls
  • EV charging infrastructure
  • Solar thermal systems
  • Building energy management systems
  • Floor insulation
  • Ground source heat pumps
  • Commercial boilers
  • Electric heaters

Benefits of using SPA frameworks

Recognised technical expertise

Knowledge & expertise of procurement

Ongoing project support

Fast & efficient procurement

Increased purchasing power

Commitment to better buildings and homes

Appointed Companies for N8

-- A C Whyte (Scotland)
-- Aaron Services
-- Absolute Solar & Wind
-- AES
-- Ailsa Building
-- Ameresco
-- Aran Insulation Ltd
-- BCA Insulation Limited (Scotland)

-- British Gas Social Housing
-- CCG Scotland (Scotland)
-- Crystal Electronics
-- Custom Solar Ltd
-- E.On (Midlands)
-- Easy Heat Systems Limited
-- Everwarm
-- Insulated Render Systems (Scotland)

-- Kensa
-- Lawtech
-- Low Carbon Exchange
-- MP Group U K Limited
-- SERS Energy Solutions (Scotland) 
-- Sustainable Building Services (UK)
-- Swarco UK Ltd
-- Synergize Ltd

Note: For details of appointed companies in workstream 1 by individual measure, value band and geographic region see the Procurement Guide

Contact SPA for more information on this framework

Call us on 01895 274800 Email 

This framework is valid until 8th November 2024

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