What are the ISO 50001 Requirements?
The ISO 50001 standard is a framework for any organizations to manage their energy use. Including all aspects of energy procurement and use.
An Energy Management System establishes the structure and processes needed to implement strategies that reduce energy costs over time.
ISO 50001:2011 specifies requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and improving an energy management system.
The goal of the ISO 50001 requirements is to empower an organization to be guided by a structured, process approach in continual improvement of energy usage.
ISO 50001:2011 defines requirements for energy use and consumption. These requirements include measurement, process definition, and documentation. It also defines procurement practices for equipment, systems, processes and personnel that contribute to energy efficiency.