Can Government Green Procurement Promote Green Technology Innovation – Take Beijing as an Example

Author(s):
F. M. Hou, P. Peng, & T. Cai

Source:
F. M. Hou, P. Peng, & T. Cai, Can Government Green Procurement Promote Green Technology Innovation – Take Beijing as an Example, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research and Developments, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 110-116, 2017.

ABSTRACT: Under new normal, it is necessary to promote enterprise to carry on the green innovation through government green procurement. It conforms to the trend ofconsumption upgrade, may produce the new economic growth point, and also reduces the pressure on resources and environment, contributethe construction of ecologicalcivilization. This paper analysis the promotion of green technology innovation through government green procurement in Beijing, using the data from 2001 to 2014. The result showed government green purchase can significantly promote the green technology innovation of enterprises in both the short and long term. And so,we should perfect the government green purchase system and support enterprise green innovation, to deepen the promotion of green technologyinnovation through government green procurement, and make enterprises take more social responsibility.

Keywords: Government green procurement; Beijing; Green technology innovation; Vectorautoregression model.