Supplier/Manufacturer Qualifying LED Lamp

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
APPOINTMENT OF A RETAILER, SUPPLIER OR MANUFACTURER OF
QUALIFYING LED LAMPS TO THE PILOT RETAIL INCENTIVE PROGRAMME
The South African Government through the Department of Energy (DoE) in collaboration with the Department
of Trade and Industry (the dti), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is implementing the
project “Market Transformation through the Introduction of Energy Efficiency Standards and the Labelling of
Household Appliances in South Africa”. The objectives are removing inefficient electronic appliances from
the South African market and encouraging adoption of efficient technologies by implementing measures/
interventions such as minimum energy performance standards (MEPS), labelling programs, and incentive
programs. The overarching goal is to reduce electricity consumption and the carbon footprint of the
residential sector.
The assignment is focusing on the adoption of high quality LEDs for household applications through a pilot
incentive programme for Gauteng to inform possible national implementation. The Pilot Retail Incentive
Programme of the S&L Project wishes to pursue a “market lift” incentive activities, i.e. offering a financial
incentive to participating retailers, suppliers or manufacturers for qualifying (i.e. that meets a predetermined
safety and performance specification) lamp sales in excess of an agreed baseline.
Given the available funds and objective of collecting data to inform future interventions, the incentive will
be confined to a limited geographical area within Gauteng and available for a limited number of LEDs over
a defined period of time.
Duration of the assignment: 4 months.
Detailed Terms of Reference and how to submit your proposals can be found on the link:
http://procurement-notices.undp.org/
Reference # 47220.
Deadline for registration of intention: 20 June 2018 23h59 (South African Time).
Deadline for submission of proposals: 8 July 2018 23h59 (South African Time).

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