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City of Portland Receives 2020 EPEAT Purchaser Award

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On July 29, 2020 the City of Portland was recognized by the Green Electronics Council as a 2020 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winner at the 4-star level. 

This is the third year in a row the City has received an EPEAT Purchaser Award.  The City purchases EPEAT-registered computers, imaging equipment, mobile phones, and servers.  

Photo of EPEAT Purchaser Award

The benefits associated with the City's purchase of green electronics in fiscal year 2019-2019 (over the lifetime of the products) include:

  • 2.7 million kWh in energy use reduction
  • 624 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions reduction
  • 114,600 dollars in electricity cost savings

View our Green Spend Snapshot for fiscal year 2018-2019 for more details.

The EPEAT Purchaser Awards recognize excellence in sustainable procurement of IT products. EPEAT Purchasers earn a star for each product category in which they purchase EPEAT-registered IT products.   Visit the EPEAT Purchaser Award website for more information.