public procurement

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The Horizon 2020 funded project GreenS – Green public procurement supporters for innovative and sustainable institutional change) is designed to focus the attention of public authorities to the Green Public Procurement (GPP), Life Cycle Cost of the products and Life Cycle Procurement analysis as part of their means to achieving the ambitious goals for exceeding the EU 20% CO2 reduction by 2020.  
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The EURECA Tool, developed in the framework of the H2020 funded Datacenter EURECA Project, is a web-based platform that helps public procurers and data centre professionals self-assess the energy efficiency and profile of their data centres, and provides improvements and suggestions. This is based on the latest standards, best practices and frameworks as well as research findings and industry input.  
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
Type: Tool

The Horizon 2020 funded EURECA project is designed to provide tailored solutions to help identify the cost saving opportunities whilst signposting the environmental impact of procurement choices in data centres.  
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Handbook for the introduction of Building Information Modelling (BIM) by the European Public Sector - Strategic action for construction sector performance: driving value, innovation and growth   This handbook responds to the growing challenges faced by governments and public clients to stimulate economic growth and competitiveness while delivering value for public money through the wider introduction of Building Information Modelling (BIM).  
Post date: 7 Jul 2017
Type: Publication

The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) organised 3 webinars on the public procurement of Innovative solutions and innovative financing for energy efficiency investments on Wednesday 22 March 2017.  
Post date: 14 Jun 2017
Type: News

European Assistance for Innovation Procurement (eafip) is a European Commission initiative that supports public authorities to sign more and better innovation procurements of information and communication technologies (ICT) based solutions across the EU.   Eafip provides free assistance, which includes also legal support, to European public procurers for implementing pre-commercial procurements and public procurements of innovative solutions to bring innovative ICT solutions to the market.  
Post date: 25 Apr 2017
Type: Link

3 webinars on the public procurement of innovative solutions and innovative financing for energy efficiency investments   The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) is organising 3 webinars on the procurement of energy efficient solutions on Wednesday 22 March 2017.     €20 million of funding is available under Horizon 2020  
Post date: 15 Mar 2017
Type: Event

PAPIRUS e-learning course on Public Procurement of Innovation released!  
Post date: 6 Sep 2016
Type: News

Public procurers and others interested in the sustainable construction sector are invited to join the Sustainable Construction Interest Group, to discuss and learn more about recent developments in the sector.
Post date: 3 Aug 2016
Type: News

On 19 July 2016 (4:00 PM - 5:30 PM EEST), the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Building Efficiency Accelerator organises a webinar on Procurement for Sustainable Buildings.  
Post date: 14 Jul 2016
Type: Event