Who should be interested in the Energy Management Standard?
If you want to continually improve the energy performance of your organization and its supporting management system, then BS EN ISO 50001:2018 is for you. Regardless of your organization’s size, location or industry, this standard can help you reduce energy costs, comply with legislation and increase your sustainability. It does so irrespective of the quantity of energy you currently use or the types of energy you consume. If you are responsible for managing energy within your organization or are a senior leader looking to integrate better energy management into your business strategy and transform how you manage energy, the revised ISO 50001 Energy Management Standard can help.
Why the interest in energy management – what’s the opportunity?
A healthy economy depends on a healthy environment. Energy is essential in the production of goods and services and, as our industries have grown, so has our energy use. The scale of our negative environmental impact, both on our planet and its populations, has never been greater. To ensure our businesses can continue to thrive, it is in everyone’s interest to safeguard our environment. Governments, the world over, need everyone to embrace efficient production and operating processes. That’s why organizations are being regulated and encouraged to: improve their energy performance and that of their supply chains reduce greenhouse gas emissions invest in clean energy technologies and infrastructure. Organizations are now taking increased responsibility to improve how they manage their energy, identify risks and opportunities, and become more resilient. The Energy Management Standard enables you to achieve effective energy management and performance, whilst meeting associated legal requirements.