ISO 50001 Energy Management System is a voluntary international standard that gives organizations of any size a way to systematically optimize energy performance in all processes, and promote more efficient energy management.
The standard consists of many common elements found in other ISO management systems standards, which makes it compatible and easier to integrate with other standards such as ISO 9001 Quality Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.
ISO 50001 Energy Management System reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other forms of environmental impact. To comply with ISO 50001 Energy Management System , you will need to set an energy baseline, identify all energy sources and determine the energy performance indicators, which will be integrated in all stages.
ISO 50001 Energy Management System applies to all performance indicators relating to energy performance that can be monitored and influenced but it does not set specific benchmarks or criteria with regards to energy performance.
Why is ISO 50001 important?
ISO 50001 Energy Management System is one of the few management systems that offer measurable cost benefits to organizations. The ISO 50001 Energy Audit Certification Process allows your business to achieve greater transparency and promotes best practises in energy management by demonstrating how energy is consumed throughout your value chain. The ISO 50001 energy management system (EnMS) framework is widely known to improve bottom lines through systematic improvements in energy efficiency and consumption while enhancing a company’s reputation and environmental performance.
ISO 50001 Energy Audit Certification Process
How can we help you?
TÜV SÜD is an internationally accredited Certification Body for various management systems. We have the experience and knowledge to provide solutions that reduce cost and risks. Working in partnership with your people, our experts can identify inefficiencies in your energy management strategy.
Our ISO 50001 services
- Pre-audit (optional)
A preliminary evaluation determines which requirements your company already fulfils.
- Audit level 1 and subsequent documentation review
We collect information on the basic EnMS processes, prepare the certification audit and check for compliant documentation.
- Certification audit
We assess the practical implementation of your company’s EnMS, including interviews with different members of staff, review of facts and figures, and site inspection.
- Awarding the certificate
The certificate is awarded, confirming that your EnMS conforms to the ISO 50001 standard.
- Surveillance audits
Our annual surveillance audits provide ongoing support in the continuous optimisation of your processes.
ISO 50001 certifications are valid for three years, after which your company needs to be re-certified.
Why choose TÜV SÜD
A premium quality, safety and sustainability solutions provider that specialises in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training and knowledge services, TÜV SÜD is one of the market leaders in Germany for ISO 50001 Energy Management System Certification. We have experts who possess up-to-date knowledge of the major energy and carbon management policies, regulations and requirements in markets worldwide. By certifying with us, you enjoy global recognition of your company’s ongoing commitment to excellence, sustainability and reliability. Beyond certification, we also arm you with tools and best practices to assess and improve your energy efficiency.
The TÜV SÜD certification mark
Our ISO 50001 Energy Management System certification mark equips your organisation with a powerful and recognisable demonstration of your commitment to excellence, sustainability and reliability.