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EU GPP case study: Sustainable food for thought (Malmö, Sweden)
To establish the feasibility of preparing and serving organic meals in Malmö’s schools, a pilot project was carried out from 2004-2007. The aim of the project was to serve 100% organic food in a school restaurant which was considered to be a good model for replication.
English
Sweden
Food and catering
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
EU GPP case study: The purchase of electricity from renewable sources (Rivierenland, Netherlands)
In 2009 the ten municipalities of the Dutch region Rivierenland (215,000 inhabitants) needed to renew their contracts for the supply of electricity. The municipalities decided to join forces in an open tender procedure to achieve economy of scale. Most of the municipalities opted for buy “green” electricity, meaning based on renewable sources.
English
Netherlands
Energy
Joint procurement,
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
EU GPP case study: The use of official ecolabels (Esbjerg, Denmark)
In 2005, the city of Esbjerg wanted to purchase cleaning products. Esbjerg aimed to provide a good example for their citizens and private businesses by showing them that it is possible to purchase cleaning products with the lowest possible environmental impact making use of ecolabels in their tender.
English
Denmark
Cleaning
Ecolabels,
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
SMART SPP - innovation through sustainable procurement - case study from the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO)
The Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO) shares their experience having used the SMART SPP approach including pre-procurement, early market engagement and lifecycle costing and CO2 assessment for the procurement of outdoor lighting solutions.
Further language versions can be downloaded from the project website.
Multiple
English, Danish, Portuguese, Spanish
United Kingdom
Lighting
Energy efficiency, Innovation procurement (PPI) , Life-cycle costing
The SMART SPP consortium, c/o ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
2011
SMART SPP - innovation through sustainable procurement - case study from the London Borough of Bromley
The London Borough of Bromley shares their experience having used the SMART SPP approach including pre-procurement, early market engagement and lifecycle costing and CO2 assessment for the procurement of lighting solutions.
Further language versions can be downloaded from the project website.
Multiple
English, Danish, Portuguese, Spanish
United Kingdom
Lighting
Energy efficiency, Innovation procurement (PPI) , Life-cycle costing
The SMART SPP consortium, c/o ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
2011
SMART SPP - innovation through sustainable procurement - case study of the Municipality of Cascais
The Municipality of Cascais shares their experience having used the SMART SPP approach including pre-procurement, early market engagement and lifecycle costing and CO2 assessment for the procurement of LED street lighting solutions.
Further language versions can be downloaded from the project website.
Multiple
English, Danish, Portuguese, Spanish
Portugal
Lighting
Energy efficiency, Innovation procurement (PPI) , Life-cycle costing
The SMART SPP consortium, c/o ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
2011
SMART SPP - innovation through sustainable procurement case study - City of Barcelona
The City of Barcelona shares their experience having used the SMART SPP approach including pre-procurement, early market engagement and lifecycle costing and CO2 assessment for the procurement of electric mobility solutions.
Further language versions can be downloaded from the project website.
Multiple
English, Danish, Portuguese, Spanish
Spain
Transport and vehicles
Innovation procurement (PPI) , Life-cycle costing,
The SMART SPP consortium, c/o ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
2011
Sustainable Public Procurement at the regional level: recommendations and examples
A guide for the regional authorities which provides advices for public procurement (legislation, case studies and recommendations)
French
France
Comité 21
2008
Green electricity for Bremen’s public buildings
A public tender was published at the EU level by the City of Bremen to cover the
electricity requirements for a number of local public entities, including Bremerhaven Municipality, from renewable energy sources.
English
Europe/EU, Germany
Energy, Buildings and construction
European Commission
2011
Tendering environmentally enhanced services in public transport - Frankfurt/Main
The City of Frankfurt am Main (Germany) placed environmentally enhanced services in public transport by competitive tendering. Drastic reductions of noise- and air pollution results in additional costs of less than 0,07 >=/km.
English
Germany
Transport and vehicles
2007
The Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) e.guide to local sustainable procurement
The LGIU e.guide to local sustainable procurement with good practice cases from Cambridge, Camden, Gateshead, LGIU, Plymouth and Warwickshire
English
United Kingdom
General GPP/SPP
Local Information Unit Ltd
Forward Commitment Procurement:practical pathways to delivering innovation
This case study provides an overview on Forward Commitment Procurement (FCP. FCP is an approach to procuring socially beneficial services and products that effectively harnesses innovation to improve public services.
English
United Kingdom
General GPP/SPP, Innovation procurement (PPI) ,
Department for business innovation and skills