ISO 50001:2018 now reflects Annex SL, the high-level structure for all new and revised ISO standards and helps bring energy management and continual improvement into the core of an organization.
The new structure has improved its compatibility with ISO 14001, the environmental management system (EMS) standard that was revised in 2015, enabling easily integration with this standard and other new and revised ISO standards.
Benefits of ISO 50001
- Competitive edge – through improved environmental performance, productivity and
- Minimizing risk – reduces risk and increases energy security.
- Best practice – creates transparency and facilitates communication on the management of energy resources.
- Reduced costs – through energy efficiency in the organization.