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The new Standard ISO 50001:2018 on Energy management systems

New ISO 50001

Standard ISO 50001: the most used energy performance management standard in the world

ISO has just updated Standard ISO 50001 to adapt to the new needs of the energy market and facilitate its integration with other management system standards.

What are the main changes?

  • It incorporates the High-Level structure of standards for management systems.
  • Risk-based approach.
  • A clearer energy review.
  • Standardisation of energy performance indicators.
  • Clarification in planning when collecting data and the corresponding requirements.
  • The standard can be extended to the three main energy sectors: industrial, tertiary and transportation.

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Standard ISO 50001:2018 establishes the requirements needed to implement the energy management system.

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How to adapt to the new ISO 50001
How to adapt to the new ISO 50001

The new version of UNE-EN ISO 50001 is more business-focused, it covers risk-based thinking and it attaches greater importance to context analysis.


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