Your recommendation

Utilities supplies and services

Based on your answers, we think you should use the Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) framework.

What it offers

Designed specifically for the education sector, this is an easy to use and simplified route to buy electricity and gas. All energy quotations are provided free of charge on a no-obligation basis with renewable energy options available as standard.


  • the provider, Dukefield Energy, will source the best price for your school - no hidden costs - what you're quoted is what you pay
  • flexibility of options (including fixed priced contracts) and contract length to meet your school’s specific requirements - including a strong focus on sustainability
  • added value services are included at no extra cost, such as bill validation, energy usage reporting, supplier and query management, energy management and efficiency advice, dedicated account manager

All frameworks also offer:

  • compliance with The Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) principles and regulations
  • a list of checked suppliers
  • pre-agreed terms and conditions
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