|Are there national specifications public procurement for energy efficient lighting, through implementation of the Directive 2006/32/EC?||No||The directive 2006/32/EC is not yet implemented in the the EEA-agreement.|
|Are there pilot actions on energy efficient technologies (regarding lighting installations)?||Yes||There are various pilot actions in this field. Evidence for two of them in the municipalities of Oslo, Asker and Hedmark: http://www.bymiljoetaten.oslo.kommune.no/miljo/dynamisk_gatebelysning/ http://www.asker.kommune.no/Global/Teknikk%20og%20milj%C3%B8/Kommunalteknisk%20og%20VA/Dokumenter/Pilotprosjekt%20LED%20veilys%20rapprt%20-%20feb%202011.pdf http://www.vegvesen.no/Europaveg/e6gardermoenbiri/Nyhetsarkiv/Lengre+strekning+med+ledelys+p%C3%A5+E6.160188.cms The State-owned Enterprise Enova has provided funding for pilot actions. The Norwegian Research Council may also provide funding for small scale pilot actions. In addition to this Enova also provides support schemes, information and counselling concerning energy efficient lighting.|
|Do specifications for public procurement of lighting installations using Life-Cycle Costing methodology exist?||Yes||The Public Procurement Act of 16 July 1999 no. 69, section 6, obliges all public procurements to take into account the life cycle costs of the procurement, and environmental costs. http://www.lovdata.no/all/hl-19990716-069.html The preparatory works to the provision imposing requirements to take into account environmental and life cycle costs, are found in Ot. prp. no. 71 (1997-98): http://www.regjeringen.no/nb/dep/nhd/dok/regpubl/otprp/19971998/otprp-nr-71-1997-98-.html?id=159179 The act was extended to include also public procurement in regional and local municipalities in 2006; see the prepartory works to amendment act of 30. June 2006 no. 41 in Ot. prp. nr. 3 (2000-2001): http://www.regjeringen.no/nb/dep/nhd/dok/regpubl/otprp/20002001/otprp-nr-3-2000-2001-/7.html?id=162250|
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