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Member States to include specifications for total lifetime costs for public lighting in public procurement

Indicator Status Evidence
Are there national specifications public procurement for energy efficient lighting, through implementation of the Directive 2006/32/EC? Yes The First National Action Plan for promoting Green Public Procurement was set up in 2007 and includes energy efficiency lighting criteria. Targets have been set for different product categories. The gradual replacement of street lighting by high efficiency sodium lighting, the use, where possible, of fluorescent lamps in offices, the use of photovoltaic road signs, the fitting of light sensors in public buildings and specifications for street lighting are typical examples of the actions to be taken. The revised National Action Plan for promoting Green Public 2012-2014 includes the criteria and the product groups which are defined in the GPP Toolkit prepared by the EC.
Are there pilot actions on energy efficient technologies (regarding lighting installations)? Yes Replacement traffic lights with LED technologies where is possible
Do specifications for public procurement of lighting installations using Life-Cycle Costing methodology exist? Yes Specifications in EC GPP Toolkit are using Life-Cycle Costing methodology

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