Guide to efficient energy management according to ISO 50001

GUTcert Guide to efficient energy management

In 3 steps to continuous improvement of your energy consumption.

This free guide is based on our years of experience from over 2000 EnMS audits and the training of more than 1000 energy managers, representatives and auditors. It translates the rigid structures of the standards into the level of operational processes: This makes them comprehensible for the practitioner.

Our three-stage, pragmatic approach leads your company in 18 comprehensible individual steps to the EnMS in accordance with ISO 50001:2018. In this way, you achieve your goal of using energy more efficiently in the long term, reducing the burden on the environment and benefiting economically through reduced costs.


The guide emerged from a research project for the Federal Environment Agency and has proven itself in practice over many years. The current version 5 is available in German, and there are also editions in seven other languages.

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