February 19, 2019: DOE Recognizes First Correctional Facilities to Achieve 50001 Ready Status
October 3, 2018: DOE Aligning ISO 50001 Programs to Revised Standard
October 3, 2018: Training Opportunity: Southeast Energy Management Cohort Program, through Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership (GAMEP)
June 22, 2018: Four U.S. Firms Win 2018 Energy Management Insight Awards
The 50001 Update is the Department of Energy EERE newsletter for 50001 Ready, SEP 50001, and other activities around ISO 50001.
Oct 2018: Neenah Inc. and Harbec featured + tap into energy management expertise & training
July 2018: 50001 Ready Navigator wins award, ArcelorMittal and Cummins + changes you’ll find in ISO 50001:2018
April 2018: Nissan North America and Schneider Electric featured + how to identify significant energy uses.
March 2018: Comau and Detroit Diesel featured + what data to collect for an energy management system.
February 2018: Charter Steel and MedImmune featured + build an effective energy management team.
January 2018: Four Seasons Produce and Des Moines Water Works featured + first foundational steps for continuous energy improvement.
Partners in the News
50001 Ready, SEP 50001 recognized facilities are being highlighted in national, regional, business, and trade media for their leadership. Recent articles are featured below.
2018 September: How Hilton is Going Green with ISO 50001 in ISOfocus
2018 September: Department of Energy recognizes ArcelorMittal, ArcelorMittal in Smart Industry
2018 August: How Cummins Became an Engine of Energy Efficiency, Cummins in IndustryWeek
2018 August: An inside look at seven of Cleveland's most sustainable buildings, ArcelorMittal in FreshWater
2018 March: Rebates, government incentive programs help utilities save energy costs, Des Moines Water Works in AWWA Connections, the American Water Works Association newsletter
2017 November: DOE Helps Organizations Create Sustainable Energy Savings with 50001 Ready, Four Seasons in Retrofit Magazine
2017 June: Empowered to cut wasted energy, 3M, Schneider Electric, and Cummins in Plant Engineering
February 20, 2019: Join the next 50001 Ready Utility Network Series webinar. February’s feature topic is Training Opportunities to Support 50001 Ready Customer Implementation and Technical Assistance. This webinar will provide an overview of 50001 EnMS Practitioner in Training and the 50001 CP EnMS credentials, what has changed since they were initially launched, who is the target audience, why is this important for you, and when and where training is available. Also, hear from those in the utility/implementers community who have obtained the certification and used the training describe the value of this. To register, contact Sandy Glatt, email@example.com.
Available online: Check out the Update on ISO 50001:2018 Training, especially if you are already using ISO 50001 and want details on changes in the 2018 version. This two-hour course with knowledge checks will help you define the next steps to update your energy management system. This training is useful to staff in companies using energy management, auditors, and practitioners assisting organizations with energy management, such as the 50001 Certified Practitioners in Energy Management. Register two or more people from your organization and Georgia Tech’s Professional Education program offers a 10% group discount.
March 25 - May 24, 2019: Flexibly fit the 50001 Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems (50001 CP EnMS) online training into your scheduleand learn how to help organizations establish and/or maintain an energy management system that conforms to ISO 50001. Course materials are available for two months, offering flexibility to learn when convenient. This training prepares professionals for the certification exam.
May 7 - May 9, 2019: Take the SEP Performance Verifier ClassroomTraining. Energy efficiency professionals who would like to serve on an SEP certification audit team and verify energy performance improvements can attend this training course to prepare for the certification exam.