SO 50001 helps you manage the risks surrounding your future energy supply. It provides a structured approach towards measuring and monitoring how much energy you use and allows you to identify hotspots, create objectives, and make informed decisions. The standard outlines ways to reduce energy consumption by making changes to the way you operate – from the technical to behavioral – to improve overall performance. So, when you reduce the amount of energy you use, you'll cut your energy bills and be able to get more from less. And as your business becomes more energy efficient, you can also cut your carbon emissions – helping you to meet government energy and greenhouse gas reduction targets.
Additionally, you'll establish a reputation as a company with good environmental credentials – making your offering much more attractive to customers, suppliers, investors,and other organizations with which you want to do business.