Greenhouse gas emission reduction targets and disclosure: Mandatory criterion

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Date Status ID Title
2023-04-11 Active A3018T Greenhouse gas emission reduction targets and disclosure: Mandatory criterion (2023-04-11) A3018T

Remarks – Recommended Use of SACC Item

Use the following clause in competitive solicitations or requests for standing offers or supply arrangements for procurements valued above $25 million CAD including taxes, fees and options, which include mandatory evaluation criteria related to setting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions disclosure and reduction targets, or participation in the Net-Zero Challenge or equivalent. Centre of Expertise in Procurement Law review recommended prior to including mandatory criteria related to the GHG Disclosure Standard.

Use this clause in conjunction with A9076T and A3020C or A3022C if applicable. Use this clause in conjunction with A3015T and A3015C if the high complexity or medium complexity templates are not used.

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Instruction to contracting officers: Select “bidder”, “offeror” or “supplier” accordingly.

The bidder/offeror/supplier must demonstrate in its bid/offer/arrangement that they are participating in Canada’s Net-Zero Challenge, by providing a signed Net-Zero Challenge participant letter from Environment and Climate Change Canada.

OR

The bidder/offeror/supplier must demonstrate in its bid/offer/arrangement participation in an equivalent initiative other than the Net-Zero Challenge, by providing evidence of participation from the issuing organization. Refer to PN-157 for List of Equivalent Initiatives.