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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 Fiche on lighting of the Circular of the Prime Minister (Circulaire du Premier Ministre) defines aims and objectives in lighting in the public sector. It sets minimum levels of efficiency for both indoor and outdoor lighting. In most cases, the efficacy levels range from 65 to 75 lm/W, depending on the application. Another requirement is to have motion controls in certain applications (e.g. with intermittent occupancy).
Are there pilot actions on energy efficient technologies (regarding lighting installations)? Yes FR supporting Cluster Lumière that offers a platform for innovation of LEDs
Do specifications for public procurement of lighting installations using Life-Cycle Costing methodology exist? No

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