Provincial Government of Cadiz’s electricity consumption goes Green!

Last October, the Provincial Government of Cadiz formalized a new electricity supply contract  for all its buildings and facilities.

The awarded company is providing electricity produced from 100% certified renewable resources like wind, biomass or photovoltaic This new contract means a real breakthrough in the annual reduction of CO2 emissions to the atmosphere, contributing to achieve government goals’ against climate change and environment protection. According to the estimations, this action will save 1.127 tons of CO2 emissions per year with no additional cost for the provincial administration.

The Provincial Energy Agency has supported this procurement process, advising the green criteria introduction in tender procedure. This action has been developed as a pilot experience in the frame of GreenS European project and will be use as an example to be replicated in other European administrations.