Columnists: Dr. Mike Brogan, PhD

Mike has over 20 years of experience in the area of energy management. As Enerit COO, he is responsible for product delivery, including user requirements, project management and testing. He is also responsible for customer project implementation and general management. He has project managed enterprise-wide software solutions throughout Europe and North America. Mike is delegated to the ISO Technical Committee 242 (Energy Management), as an expert in developing guidance for implementing an ISO 50001 EnMS.
Enerit is focused on developing innovative IT and Software services for energy management and in particular systematic energy management based on the international standards in energy management ISO 50001. Enerit is the first company in the world to provide comprehensive software for large energy users to implement the ISO 50001 standard. It is the only systematic energy management solution that helps its users convert energy information into dynamic integrated organisation-wide action plans to get teams working together to drive down energy costs.

ISO 50001: INTEGRATION with ISO 14001

A few years ago, I was gathering requirements for ISO 50001 software, and I asked early adopters of EN 16001 the following question: “You already have ISO 14001. Will you have a standalone system for EN 16001?” These companies are all large multinationals in sectors like pharmaceuticals, medical devices, food and electronics. My question was   …Continue Reading

Why Are Certain Countries Stronger in Energy Management?

In June, 2011, the ISO 50001 standard for energy management systems was released by the International Standards Organization (ISO). The ISO 50001 standard is widely recognized as an excellent systematic management framework for all energy and CSR activities. Many countries worldwide are implementing the standard but a few are already standing out from amongst the   …Continue Reading