我们的承诺 to 供应商的多样性
西班牙&E is committed to supplier diversity as a core business value that reflects the customers and communities we serve. Supplier diversity enhances our ability to remain competitive while contributing to a safer, 更强的, healthier and more vibrant local economy.
西班牙&E is proud of its robust and comprehensive supplier diversity program that advocates for procurement opportunities for women; minority; lesbian, 同性恋, bisexual and transgender (LGBT); disabled veteran; and persons with disabilities business enterprises. In accordance with General Order 156, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) encourages investor-owned utilities to purchase goods and services from diverse business enterprises.
Interested in becoming a supplier for 西班牙&E? 填写我们的 供应商兴趣表格.
- Ensure that your product or service can be used at 西班牙&E. 请参阅服务 & 可持续发展目标使用的产品&E选项卡.
- Become certified through the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) 供应商结算所 if you are a woman, minority and/or LGBT-owned company. 联系加州政府, General 服务 Office of Small and Disabled Veteran Business (OSDC) if you are a service disabled veteran-owned company.*
- If you receive an invitation to bid from 西班牙&E, respond thoroughly and promptly.
*Certification does not guarantee any business enterprise the right to bid or receive a contract.
Certification provides official recognition that your company qualifies as a WMDVLGBT-owned business. 获得认证后, your company will be included in a nationwide supplier database utilized by utilities, government agencies and other businesses to source diverse suppliers for procurement opportunities.
If an opportunity is found for your company with Sempra or its utilities, you'll need to complete the verification/certification process as outlined below.
Certification as a woman, minority and/or LGBT-owned business enterprise
的 CPUC has established a process by which you may become certified as a woman- and/or minority-business enterprise (WMBE) and/or LGBTE. This process is administered by the 供应商结算所.
You may obtain information about the certification process and obtain the necessary forms or apply online at the 供应商结算所. 的re is no cost to your company to apply. 的 Clearinghouse will also accept certification by 可比较的核查机构 (select “View Questions and Answers” for list) which can provide an expedited certification process.
供应商结算所 certificates have an expiration date and the verification must be current for a business to be considered verified.
Certification as a service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprise (DVBE)
To learn how to become certified as a DVBE, visit the DVBE节 加州州立大学网站. It explains the process and provides the proper forms.
美国.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has also set up a process to become certified as a small, 弱势企业SBA 8(a). 欲了解更多信息，请访问 小企业管理局网站.