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Technology-Neutral Procurement of a Full-Electric Ferry
Procurement of a fully electric ferry by the Norwegian Directorate of Public Roads, to service the villages of Lavik and Oppedal across Sognefjord, using a competitive dialogue procedure.
English
Norway
Transport and vehicles
Market Engagement
European Commission, DG Environment
2014
Public Procurement Guidelines for Goods and Services
The Irish Office of Government Procurement procurement guidelines include chapters on Environment, Social and Labour provisions, template documents, and sections on GPP criteria and Life-Cycle Costing.
English
Ireland
General GPP/SPP
Irish Office of Government Procurement
2017
Sustainable textiles for the fire service - Institute for Safety
The Institute for Safety worked with 19 fire service regions in the Netherlands to engage suppliers and encourage sustainable solutions to their textile needs. By purchasing clothing made from organic cotton and polyester from recycled fibres, they saved 134 tonnes of CO2 and prevented 262 tonnes of toxic additives and pesticides in one year alone of a 6-8 year contract. This was the Procura+ Award 2017 runner-up in the category Sustainable Procurement of the Year.
English
Europe/EU
Textiles
General GPP/SPP
2017
Preparation and delivery of healthy and sustainable school meals
The City of Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve aims to increase awareness and interest in
healthy and sustainable food among children (as well as parents and school staff); training people far from employment; and, motivating the market to provide more sustainable food.
English
Europe/EU, Belgium
Food and catering
General GPP/SPP
2019
Sustainable procurement of desktop and portable computers
Region Stockholm, an ICLEI member, has identified ICT as a priority area to be addressed in their procurement, due to the high risk of human rights, labour rights, and child labour violations within the supply chain. This case study summarises the approach, results and lessons learned of a recent ICT procurement.
English
Europe/EU, Sweden
ICT (information and communication techn.)
GPP Newsalert
2019
City of Oslo - Promoting zero emission transportation in procurement
This document contains a plan on how the City of Oslo will achieve zero-emission (ZE) transport in all future procurements made by the municipality. The proposed method is suitable for most types of procurements, including those which have been in focus during the BuyZET project: craftsman services and facility waste.
English
Europe/EU, Norway
Transport and vehicles, Buildings and construction
General GPP/SPP
BuyZET Project
2019
Innovation Partnerships in Practice
A selection of first experiences of Innovation Partnerships in the Netherlands
Dutch
Netherlands
Innovation procurement (PPI)
PIANOo
2019
Promote innovative solutions through public procurement
Innovation and public procurement go hand in hand: public procurement can offer a first reference for an innovative solution, while business creativity is a breeding ground for providing more efficient services to citizens. With this guide, "Promoting innovative solutions through public procurement", Luxinnovation aims to disseminate good practices to public purchasers.
French
Luxembourg
Innovation procurement (PPI)
Luxinnovation
2015
Guide to green public procurement of software
Software has a significant impact on how information and communication technology (ICT) is used. It influences energy requirements and can contribute to the premature replacement of harware (software obsolescence). This Guide provides a catalogue of criteria for sourcing environmentally sound software and explains how procurers can use it for tenders. It is suitable for both the procurement of finished standard software and for commissioning a software development.
German
Europe/EU, Germany
ICT (information and communication techn.)
General GPP/SPP, Energy efficiency
Umwelt Bundesamt
2019