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» SEP News
August 4, 2016
Earning SEP Silver Certification Leads MedImmune to Significant Savings
A recently published case study demonstrates the value that Superior Energy Performance® (SEP™) offers companies in the biopharmaceutical sector.
June 9, 2016
3M and Schneider Electric Implement ISO 50001 and Superior Energy Performance and Escalate Energy Savings
Two global leaders in energy management, 3M Company and Schneider Electric, recognized the benefits of a standardized approach to energy management
May 26, 2016
SEP Recertification at Nissan Facility Captures Significant Savings, Bringing Facility’s Cumulative Savings to $2.4 Million
Nissan’s vehicle assembly facility in Smyrna, Tennessee saved $2.4 million in annual energy costs over six years...
May 26, 2016
SEP Success Story: Detroit Diesel
This video features Detroit Diesel’s success with DOE’s Superior Energy Performance® (SEP™) program.
April 27, 2016
North American Governments Announce Pilot Program to Accelerate Regional Adoption of the Energy Management Standard ISO 50001
Today, energy ministries from Canada, Mexico, and the United States announced that nine companies will join the North American Energy Management...
March 9, 2016
Daimler's Detroit Diesel Plant Earns Superior Energy Performance, Saves $37M
Daimler’s Detroit Diesel Corporation facility has earned Platinum certification in the U.S. Department of Energy’s...
February 23, 2016
Update: U.S. Leaders in Energy Management Eligible for New Global Award
The United States Department of Energy (DOE) is taking part in a prestigious new global awards program to recognize companies or organizations that...
February 2, 2016
Accreditation Management of Superior Energy Performance Program to Transition Solely to ANAB in 2016
Since its inception, Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program accreditation has been jointly managed by both the American National Standards...
January 15, 2016
Hilton Worldwide is First Hospitality Company Certified under Superior Energy Performance® Designation
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) congratulates Hilton Worldwide for being an energy management pioneer for the hospitality industry...
December 1, 2015
Application Deadline Extended to Jan. 8, 2016: Opportunity from U.S. DOE to participate in ISO 50001/SEP pilot
The DOE Advanced Manufacturing Office announces a unique opportunity for companies to participate in a pilot program that will help companies...
August 6, 2015
Cummins Case Study Shows a 12.6% Improvement in Energy Performance with SEP
A recently published case study examines the successes of Cummins Inc., a global engine manufacturer that implemented an energy management system...
April 9, 2015
Pennsylvania Manufacturing Plants Recognized as Leaders in Energy Management
On April 7, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognized four Pennsylvania manufacturing plants owned by Curtiss-Wright, General Dynamics...
March 23, 2015
Schneider Electric Boasts Ten Facilities Certified to Superior Energy Performance in North America
Schneider Electric has doubled the number of sites earning SEP certification since announcing their first five SEP-certified facilities in October...
March 16, 2015
Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance, Inc. Now Available as Accredited SEP Verification Body
The U.S. Department of Energy is pleased to announce that Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance, Inc. (LRQA) is now a fully accredited Verification...
January 15, 2015
Register today! Professional Training for Certified Practitioners in Energy Management Systems
Energy professionals are invited to the Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems training on February 24–27, 2015 in Chicago, IL.
December 19, 2014
Save the Date! Pennsylvania Strategic Energy Management Showcase 2015
Attend the Pennsylvania Strategic Energy Management Showcase on April 7, 2015, at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College...
December 17, 2014
Latest Certification Gives Volvo Top Three Plants at Platinum Level of Superior Energy Performance®
AMO is pleased to announce that the Volvo Group Trucks facility in Hagerstown, Maryland, has become the third facility within the Volvo Group to be...
November 5, 2014
MedImmune Becomes First Biotech Facility to Earn SEP Certification
AMO is pleased to announce that MedImmune’s facility in Gaithersburg, Maryland, is now certified to the U.S. Department of Energy's...
October 24, 2014
Advanced Waste Management Now Available as Accredited SEP Verification Body
The U.S. Department of Energy is pleased to announce that Advanced Waste Management Systems Inc. (AWM) is now a fully accredited Verification Body...
October 1, 2014
Schneider Electric Goes Platinum—and Silver—in Superior Energy Performance
AMO is proud to announce that Schneider Electric now has five manufacturing facilities certified in the U.S. Department of Energy's...
September 29, 2014
Media Promotes SEP Certification and DOE eGuide to Help Facilities Reduce Energy Use and Costs
Chemical Engineering Progress, a print publication of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, described the benefits of managing energy...
September 18, 2014
Iowa Water and Wastewater Operators Seek SEP Certification in New Pilot Program
The Des Moines Metropolitan Wastewater Reclamation Authority (WRA) and Des Moines Water Works have committed to participate in the Superior Energy...
September 18, 2014
HARBEC's $52,000 Annual Energy Savings under SEP Described in New Case Study
A new case study details how HARBEC, Inc. improved the energy performance of its specialty plastics manufacturing plant in upstate New York by 16.5...
July 24, 2014
Superior Energy Performance Program Touted in the News
Benefits of the Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program were highlighted in ClimateWire, July 23, 2014.
May 14, 2014
DOE's New Checklist Helps Plants Assess Energy Management Activities
DOE developed the Strategic Energy Management Checklist to help manufacturing facilities conduct a high-level assessment of their energy...