Tender opportunities


The SME Energy Efficiency Scheme (SMEES) is an initiative led by Tees Valley Business, which is the local growth hub for Tees Valley and part of the Tees Valley Combined Authority, to support SMEs in the Tees Valley to improve energy efficiency and save money.

SMEES is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Support is delivered by technical specialists at Decerna, and is fully-funded for SMEs with trading addresses within Darlington, Redcar & Cleveland, Hartlepool, Stockton-on-Tees and Middlesbrough.

Open tenders

Below are current opportunities from SMEs across Tees Valley for a range of energy efficiency and renewable energy equipment.

Full details for each opportunity can be found within the associated PDF advert.


Reference Opportunity Submission Deadline Advert
SMEES-86 Solar PV 23:59 on 05/05/2022 Click here to download
SMEES-83 LED lighting and automatic controls 23:59 on 09/05/2022 Click here to download


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