energy management standard News

  • New European standard on energy management

    Switching off a light, taking the bus instead of driving, and only boiling enough water for one cup of tea are ways we can all do our bit to reduce carbon emissions.  But while our overall impact as individuals can be great, Britain must see the bigger picture if we are to meet the government’s target of a 60 per cent emissions cut by 2050.  A forthcoming standard aims to help get us ...


  • New energy management standard released

    BSI - a leading global independent business services organization - has announced the launch of the first internationally-recognized energy management standard to help organizations improve profitability, cut GHG emissions, and meet climate change targets. ISO 50001 will help organizations of all sizes implement the processes necessary to understand their baseline energy usage, as well as to ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • New global standard for management of aviation fuel quality

    The Energy Institute (EI) and the Joint Inspection Group (JIG) have today (on November 14, 2013) published EI/JIG Standard 1530 Quality assurance requirements for the manufacture, storage and distribution of aviation fuels to airports (1st edition), representing a major step forward for the aviation fuel supply industry. EI/JIG Standard 1530 has been produced in response to the concern that there ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Proposed Standard to Contribute to Solar Energy Efficiency

    Escalating costs and increased environmental awareness have made conservation a high priority for anyone concerned with satisfying a building’s energy needs. One approach to control costs is the use of energy control window films, which are the subject of a proposed new ASTM International standard, WK46378, ...


    By ASTM International

  • ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative

    As part of its ongoing efforts to assess the energy efficiency standardization landscape and carry out the development of a standardization roadmap for energy efficiency within the built environment, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination ...

  • Proposed clean energy standard could wake up U.S. energy policy

    For too long, the United States has lacked a clear, national energy policy. Today, Senator Bingaman took a step in that direction by introducing the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), which would create certainty for clean energy investments, diversify the U.S. power mix, and ...

  • Ireland`s first energy management certification scheme

    Certification Europe, Ireland’s leading accredited certification body, is delighted to announce that it is now Ireland’s first and only certification body accredited to certify companies to IS 393, the Irish Energy Standard. This is a significant milestone since the introduction of the standard just over a year ago. IS 393, specifies a set of requirements which if applied to an organisation’s ...


    By Certification Europe

  • ReportsnReports - Energy Management Information Systems: Global Markets

    Energy Management Information Systems: Global Markets  THIS REPORT CONTAINS An overview of energy management information systems and service providers, along with EMIS solutions broken down by economic, industrial, governmental, and residential ...


  • Standard Energy Solutions Shares Summer Energy-Savings Survival Tips for Home Owners

    Homeowners seeking to mitigate increased energy costs during the summer months and keep their homes at a comfortable temperature are increasingly looking to energy management technologies and improvements to increase home energy efficiency. ...


    By Standard Solar, Inc.

  • Marketing Opportunities in Smart Home Energy Management

    Since initial reports were published on the development of the smart grid, it has become increasingly clear that conventional wisdom is being challenged by new entrants. At first sight, this appeared to be alternative suppliers providing the same services as major suppliers. However, it is argued here, evidence is growing that suppliers are actually promoting a wholly alternative business model. ...


  • UNH is a Model of Energy Management Among Colleges and Universities

    A group of engineering students at the University of New Hampshire set out this year to track energy demand in dormitories that had been retrofit with energy saving measures. Working with the support of school administrators and EPA, the students wanted to measure the efficiency of these dorms compared to typical dorms in the U.S. The outcome was remarkable: changes in design and operations in ...

  • International Organization for Standardization Approves Standard that Integrates Control Technologies into the Grid

    SGIP recently announced that the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) approved ANSI/ASHRAE/NEMA Standard 201-2016, Facility Smart Grid Information Model (FSGIM), which helps electrical energy consumers participate in smart grid networks. The standard, published earlier this year by ASHRAE and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), provides a common basis ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • The PVmet is now a standard for every SunEnergy1 installation

    SunEnergy1, an engineering, procurement and construction company based in North Carolina, designs, builds and manages solar energy producing installations. With installations totaling tens of thousands of solar panels, SunEnergy1 has become one of our leading purchasers of the RainWise PVmet solar energy and environmental monitoring weather station. David Giles, Operations & Maintenance ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • Central Indiana Pilot Project with Toyota, Duke Energy, Energy Systems Network Envisions Common Standard between Plug-in Cars, Charging Stations and Utilities

    As plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) continue to gain consumer acceptance and market share, automotive companies, utilities and charging equipment providers are collaborating on common standards to seamlessly align vehicles, charging stations and the power grid. Toyota Motor Corporation’s new pilot project in central Indiana will begin to answer the ...


    By Duke Energy

  • RTI Wins Department of Energy Funding to Research Smart Grid Security Leveraging the Data-Distribution Service (DDS) Standard

    November 8, 2016 -- Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity platform company, recently announced it received funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to support continuing smart grid ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • ZBB Energy Corporation Receives ETL Listing to UL 1741 Standard for 125 kW Grid-Tie Inverter Module

    ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced it has received Edison Testing Laboratory (ETL) listing to Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 1741 standard for its 125 kW grid-tie inverter module of the ZBB EnerSection™ power and energy control center. The 125 kW grid-tie inverter is a device that allows stored direct ...


  • Europe ducks call for strong bioenergy standard

    After several months of delay, Europe has taken the easy way out on sustainability requirements for using solid and gaseous biomass in energy production by giving member countries the ability to adopt individual voluntary standards. “From WWF’s perspective, these recommendations are a worst case scenario,” said László Máthé, WWF’s Bioenergy Coordinator. “Unfortunately, the EU Commission has ...


    By WWF UK

  • Building energy management systems will reach $5.6 billion in annual revenue by 2020

    The market for building energy management systems (BEMSs) continues to grow, driven by technology advances as well as a growing familiarity among customers with the benefits that BEMs provide. A number of new and existing companies are developing software-based platforms to help customers squeeze cost-reducing energy efficiency and operational benefits out of their building portfolios. According ...

  • Climate Bond Standard for solar assets open for certification

    The Climate Bonds Initiative - an investor focused not for profit, promoting large scale investment in the low carbon economy - has issued proposed eligibility criteria for solar assets under the Climate Bond Standard and Certification Scheme. The criteria are added to those for wind energy to become the second batch of eligible assets for bond certification. The Climate Bond Standard aims ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • With Release of ISO 50001, EnerNOC Sees Substantial Opportunity to Advance Energy Management

    EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications and services, today announced its strong support for ISO 50001, a recently released international standard for energy management practices. EnerNOC participated in the development of the standard along with delegates from ...


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