Industrial energy efficiency resulting from SEP programs is cost effective;
has a positive effect on productivity
BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., May 22, 2014 – UL DQS Inc., one of the leading certification bodies for Environmental Management Systems in the world, received accreditation by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) ANAB Energy Accreditation Committee (AEAC) for Superior Energy Performance (SEP) Certification and Energy Performance Pathway Sector – Industry. This accreditation is valid for four years.
“UL DQS Inc. is a highly competent provider of training and certifications,” said Ganesh Rao, president and CEO, UL DQS Inc. “Implementing an SEP program can yield impressive results for companies that take advantage of the training and programs, and we are here to help them.”
According to the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office, nine SEP certified facilities have saved an average of 10 percent of energy costs within 18 months of implementing SEP. They also have realized $87,000 to $984,000 in annual savings from no-cost or low-cost operational measures.
UL DQS Inc., a global certification and verification firm with nearly 90 offices and 2500 auditors spans all major regions and industry sectors. UL DQS Inc. is accredited to ISO 50001 by ANAB. UL DQS Inc. was awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Energy in 2012 to provide SEP training. UL DQS Inc. also is exclusively co-licensed with Georgia Tech to offer SEP training in North America and globally.
To view and listen to a recent webinar offered by UL DQS Inc. on “Achieving Superior Energy Performance”, go to http://dqsus.com/achieving-superior-energy-performance-sep/
For more information on certification programs and education provided by UL DQS Inc., please visit: http://www.dqsus.com/.
About UL DQS Inc.
With 45,000 certified locations in more than 100 countries UL DQS Inc. belongs to the top group of international management certification bodies. The DQS-UL Group is involved with lasting success of companies by sustained assessments of management systems and business processes. The services focus on improved business processes related to quality, environmental, energy, occupational safety, risk, information security, and business excellence in all major industry sectors. As a certification partner, UL DQS Inc. strives to provide quality service and value to clients in order for them to realize the maximum benefits from a certificate bearing the UL and DQS names.
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