DEKRA Certification, Inc. announces its new ISO 50001 Certification Service in alignment with the upcoming release of the standard in June 2011. DEKRA was part of the ISO/PC 242 project committee responsible for developing the ISO 50001 standard, the FIRST Verification Body to be accredited by ANSI to conduct audits for the Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program and the ONLY verification body to issue certificates under that program, which requires companies to comply with ISO 50001. These achievements position DEKRA as the most proven resource for companies interested in ISO 50001.
Philadelphia, PA, June 7, 2011 (PRWEB/Vocus) – DEKRA Certification, Inc., one of the world’s leading Certification Bodies and a top provider of professional quality management auditing and certification services, is proud to announce the launch of their ISO 50001 Certification Service.
ISO 50001 will be the energy management standard for industrial plants and commercial organizations that need a clear and comprehensive program for developing an energy management plan.
ISO 50001 promises to help businesses:
* Reduce energy related operational costs
* Increase energy efficiency
* Demonstrate a commitment to sustainability
* Support energy conservation
* Reduce greenhouse gas emissions
* Improve use of energy assets
* Refine energy procurement practices
The proper application of ISO 50001 will ensure that companies implement best energy management practices with a clear picture for future improvements. DEKRA can provide expert certification auditing services to give businesses the most complete business advantage when it comes to energy management systems efficiency.
“The purpose of this ISO 50001 International Energy Standard is to empower organizations to establish the systems and processes necessary to improve energy performance, including energy efficiency, use, and consumption,” remarked H. Pierre Salle, President of DEKRA. “Implementation of this ISO 50001 standard is intended to lead to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, energy cost, and other related environmental impacts, through systematic management of energy,“ he added.
To go beyond applying best practice energy management practices and take the next step with the addition of energy performance verification, interested companies can review DEKRA’s Superior Energy Performance verification service.
About DEKRA Certification, Inc.
Management systems provide a sustainable competitive advantage for companies and, as standards
penetrate many new industry sectors and expand globally, leading companies continue to reap the benefits from adopting management system standards. This increases their competitive advantage not only by adhering to the standards, but by pursuing certification and regular audits. (Source: ASQ) As one of the world’s leading Certification Bodies and a proven provider of professional management system auditing and certification services, DEKRA Certification, Inc. encourages companies to contact them to discuss their goals and discover ways DEKRA can help achieve them.
DEKRA works with companies to utilize quality standards for greater productivity, reduced waste, larger profits, an enhanced customer experience and the growth of a continuous improvement culture. DEKRA offers services for ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment), AS 9100 (aviation, space and defense), TL 9000 (telecommunications), SEP (Superior Energy Performance) and ISO 50001 (energy management) along with auditing services for many other management standards, including customized supplier assessments.
June 10, 2011
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