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BuyZET project
BuyZET is a partnership of cities aiming to achieve zero emission urban delivery of goods and services by developing innovative procurement plans.
English
Europe/EU
Transport and vehicles
2016
SPP Regions
SPP Regions focused on building and strengthening regional sustainable procurement networks around Copenhagen (Denmark), Rotterdam - The Hague (Netherlands), Turin (Italy), Bristol (UK), Barcelona (Spain), West France and Gabrovo (Bulgaria).
English
Europe/EU
Food and catering, Transport and vehicles, Buildings and construction, Lighting
General GPP/SPP
2015
Circular Public Procurement
Circular Public Procurement is a 3 year project supported by the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme. The aim is to address the societal challenge of resource efficiency in a multidimensional way. The project develops an adequate framework for circular procurement in the countries belonging to the Baltic Sea Region.
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Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
InnoBroker
The main objective of this project is to establish an Innovation Procurement Broker (IPB) that brings together and facilitates the procurement of innovative goods and services between contracting authorities, suppliers of innovation (with a special focus on SMEs and start-ups), investors, and researchers. This sustainable business model is based on scaling up the activities of 5 pilot schemes at European level. The pilots are implemented at regional and national level testing out different approaches.
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, Innovation procurement (PPI)
GrowSmarter
GrowSmarter brings together cities and industry to integrate and demonstrate ‘12 smart city solutions’ in energy, infrastructure and transport, to provide other cities with valuable insights on how they work in practice and opportunities for replication. The cities of Stockholm, Cologne and Barcelona are implementing solutions ranging from smart home energy management systems, to micro-freight distribution; from automated waste collection, to vehicle to grid charging.
English
Europe/EU
European NGO Network on Green Public Procurement
Environmental NGOs have knowledge and experience with many of the environmental issues addressed by GPP criteria, such as hazardous substances, waste management, energy efficiency etc, and therefore represent vital stakeholders when promoting GPP. The objective of the NGO Network is to increase the uptake of GPP through the EU by building NGO capacity to support public authorities.
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Europe/EU
EC LCC tools
To increase the uptake of LCC considerations in tenders throughout the European Union, the European Commission would like to provide practitioners with harmonised, widely agreed LCC methodologies and tools and has published the present call for tenders. Ecoinstitut SCCL in a joint tender together with ICLEI (and relevant subcontractors) will work on LCC tools in 2018 and 2019. A public consultation on the tool(s) is carried out in cooperation with the Procura+ European Sustainable Procurement Network Interest Group on LCC.
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, Life-cycle costing
INNOPATHS
INNOPATHS is a four year EU funded research project that aims to work with key economic and societal actors to generate new, state-of-the-art low-carbon pathways for the European Union.
English
Europe/EU
GPP training and training materials
ICLEI Europe supports the EU Commission in achieving a higher uptake of Green Public Procurement (GPP) throughout the EU by providing high quality training material and targeted training schemes. This includes an update of the EU GPP training toolkit, which is the reference document at EU level for training
activities on GPP.
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP