Policy on Green Procurement

Last updated: 5 November 2017
Under its guidelines for implementation, the federal-government’s Policy on Green Procurement35
recommends hybrid-electric vehicles and fully electric vehicles (among vehicles that use alternative fuels)
under “Vehicles used for Personnel Transportation and/or Service Delivery”.36 In the fiscal year ending
31 March 2012 (the latest year for which data are available), the federal government acquired 47 hybrid
gasoline-electric vehicles among the 3 707 vehicles it acquired in total (Treasury Board of Canada
Secretariat, 2012)

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End uses covered
  • Transport end-uses