ISO 50001, the global energy management systems standard, specifies requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining, and improving an EnMS. The standard is based upon the Plan-Do-Check-Act management system, which is familiar to many manufacturing plants that have implemented other ISO standards.

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DOE’s Advanced Manufacturing Office recognizes the importance of energy performance in boosting the cost-competitiveness of U.S. businesses. DOE's 50001 Ready and Superior Energy Performance 50001 (SEP 50001) programs provide guidance, tools, and protocols to drive deeper, more sustained savings from ISO 50001.

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Department of Energy Recognizes HARBEC, Inc. for Achieving SEP 50001
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognizes HARBEC Inc. of Ontario, NY, for its recertification to the Superior Energy Performance 50001TM (SEP 50001) program and additional Platinum-level achievements. Since its first certification in 2013, HARBEC has
May 4, 2021
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Energy Department Recognizes Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory for 50001 Ready and ISO 50001 Certification
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognizes Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory for achieving 50001 Ready recognition and subsequently attaining
March 11, 2021
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Energy Department Recognizes Whirlpool Amana Operations for Achieving 50001 Ready Recognition
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognizes Whirlpool Amana Operations, a 43-acre refrigerator manufacturing facility with nearly 4,000 employees,
December 21, 2020
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Energy Department Recognizes Cree Lighting for Achieving 50001 Ready Status
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognizes Cree Lighting for achieving 50001 Ready recognition in May 2020 at its main manufacturing and...
December 21, 2020
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