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Ice Storage Air Conditioning Procurement for Green Building
Shenzhen Guangming District in Southern China will procure an unconventional air conditioning system using ice-storage technology for a public utility in 2019, yielding up to 48% electricity bill cut and 14% carbon emission reduction by balancing energy demand between peak and off peak hours, and using an air conditioning system with higher coefficient of performance (COP).
English
International, China
Energy, Buildings and construction
General GPP/SPP, Energy efficiency
ICLEI East Asia
2019
Public Procurement and Human Rights Due Diligence to Achieve Respect for Labour Rights Standards in Electronics Factories.
A Case Study of the Swedish County Councils and the Dell Computer Corporation: an account of the two-year, in-depth review of the human rights policies and due diligence of its IT contractor and subcontractor, and measures taken to increase companies capacity to manage supply chains with increased respect for workers' rights.
English
Sweden
ICT (information and communication techn.)
Social responsibility
Electronics Watch
2016
TORONTO - Circular Economy Procurement Implementation Plan And Framework
The Framework is positioned to become a major tool in creating economic growth, enhancing social prosperity and moving towards zero waste in the city. Case study traces the journey already made and next steps towards circular procurement
English
International, Canada
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
Ellen Mac Arthur Foundation
2019
Furniture framework applying circular economy principles in Malmö
EU GPP Case Study - In 2018, the City of Malmö (Denmark) decided to pilot a procurement approach that would increase the reuse of furniture, while drawing as much attention as possible to existing internal services.
English
Europe/EU, Denmark
Buildings and construction, Furniture
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
GPP in Practice
2019
Supplying sustainable garments for health professionals
The goal of Odense's (Denmark) Framework Agreement was to achieve a high-quality service, which streamlined and simplified the entire process around the provision of clothing for approximately 2,200 permanent and temporary healthcare workers of the Elderly and Disability Administration, located across 39 different addresses in the city.
English
Europe/EU, Denmark
Textiles, Medical equipment
General GPP/SPP
European Commission, DG Environment
2019
A low carbon, circular economy approach to concrete procurement - City of Zurich
EU GPP Case Study - Overall, the City of Zurich’s holistic approach to (recycled) concrete procurement proves that by scaling-up sustainability requirements to a citywide approach, while also addressing ‘soft’ barriers such as the aesthetic concerns, the city has supported a systemic change in the its construction market.
English
Europe/EU, Switzerland
Buildings and construction, Waste
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
GPP in Practice
2019
Innovative lighting procurement for London's Underground network
Best practice case study as part of the European Commission GPP In Practice series focusing on TfL's extensive market engagement for the procurement of innovative lighting.
English
Europe/EU, United Kingdom
Lighting
Innovation procurement (PPI) , Life-cycle costing, Market Engagement
European Commission
2016
Disposable bio-based aprons for Skåne’s healthcare sector
Innovation-oriented public procurement to purchase renewable, bio-based aprons for the health sector in the Swedish region Skåne.
English
Sweden
Medical equipment
Innovation procurement (PPI) , Biobased products
InnProBio consortium
2018
Procuring quality cleaning services which meet innovation and sustainability requirements
The new approach adopted by the CSUC members aimed to transform the procurement of cleaning services from a model based on the number of hours spent cleaning, to a ‘service’ model, based on quality and performance.
English
Spain
Cleaning
Innovation procurement (PPI)
European Commission, DG Environment
2018