DECC is first government department to get energy managing standard


The UK’s energy and climate change department (DECC) is the country’s first government department to get an international energy management standard, reports Energy Live News.

The ISO 50001 is similar to a driving test or an Ofsted inspection, a company has to show it hits a certain standard when managing energy.

DECC is one of only 44 organisations to be certified this way in the UK so far, for its grand buildings at 3 Whitehall Place and 55 Whitehall.

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