Standard ISO 50001
The importance of having an Energy Management System
ISO 50001 standard requires the implementation of an Energy Management System as a fundamental prerequisite for remaining competitive by optimising costs and resources.
The continuous improvement of the Energy Management System described by the Plan-Do-Check-Act model (the Deming cycle) can only be effective if key energy data is constantly collected and analysed.
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Model of the Energy Management system according to EN ISO 50001
- Energy policy:
definition of objectives, resources, investments and planning of energy optimisation.
- Energy planning:
the identification and implementation of activities designed to improve energy efficiency and to meet the targets set by applicable legislation.
- Implementation and functioning:
the carrying out of improvement activities according to the planning established in the energy policy.
the control of performance through continuous monitoring by a measurement and analysis system referred to the requirements of applicable legislation.
Monitoring, measuring and analysis:
the creation of a baseline (starting point), the identification of main loads, the definition of EnPI’s (Energy Performance Indicators), and the comparison of actual and planned consumption for listed loads.
- Non-conformities, corrective actions:
detection of failures in activities and targets and subsequent interventions to correct the activities and meet the targets concerned.
- Internal audit of the Energy Management System:
the assessment of the organisation’s energy efficiency according to European standard EN 16247-1/2/3/4.