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The ISO 50001 standard for energy management systems (EnMS) can help your organisation improve its energy efficiency.
The ISO 50001 standard can help your business improve business processes, more efficiently use resources and save money by cutting energy consumption and carbon emissions.
The standard is suitable for all businesses in the private and public sector from sole traders to multinational organisations.
Benefits of using the ISO 50001 (EnMS) framework include:
Reduce greenhouse gas emissions: this standard will help you meet energy efficiency targets (voluntary or mandatory) and comply with legislation to reduce your carbon footprint
Increase cost savings: by using the standard’s structured approach to managing your energy consumption, you can reduce your energy costs
Improve understanding of equipment: by integrating your energy management system with other management systems you’ll gain additional insights into your energy use
Better decisions: the ISO 50001 framework helps you gather accurate data on energy use, so you can design more efficient systems and processes for your business
Secure energy supplies: by identifying your exposure to energy supply risks, ISO 50001 helps you take steps to reduce them
Increase energy awareness: implementing ISO 50001 will help you communicate your energy efficiency policies more effectively to employees
Enhance your brand: achieving ISO 50001 certification will show your commitment to corporate social responsibility and enhance your image and credibility with customers and other stakeholders
Improve operational efficiencies: the ISO 50001 framework will help you develop efficient maintenance practices that reduce energy consumption
ECA Business Energy experts are on hand to provide guidance and advice to help you achieve ISO 50001 certification.