|Are there national specifications public procurement for energy efficient lighting, through implementation of the Directive 2006/32/EC?||Yes||In June 2011 Ministry of Employment and the Economy published specifications: “Energy Efficiency in Public Procurement – Specifications of the Ministry of the Employment and the Economy”. In addition, Motiva published in 2011 a guide on Energy Efficient Lighting Solutions in Public Procurement. Energy efficient lighting and lifetime costs are also included in Energy Efficiency Agreements for Municipalities.|
|Are there pilot actions on energy efficient technologies (regarding lighting installations)?||Yes||Government has launched public investment aid for projects promoting energy efficiency in lighting, for example for street lighting projects in municipalities.|
|Do specifications for public procurement of lighting installations using Life-Cycle Costing methodology exist?||Yes||There is an example of indoor lighting life-cycle costing on a website of Motiva (www.motivanhankintapalvelu.fi).|
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