|MADISON, WI (July 10, 2012) –
Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy, recently achieved NSF certification to ISO 14001:2004, which represents the highest level of international recognition for managing environmental impacts and instituting a culture of corporate social responsibility.
“This certification underscores Focus on Energy’s commitment to integrating environmental risk assessment, planning, and impact mitigation into every aspect of our operations,” said William S. Haas, director of program administration.
To obtain ISO 14001:2004 certification, Focus on Energy developed an Energy and Sustainability Management System to address its impact on the environment and society and to maintain compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The system provides a framework for continual improvement of energy and environmental performance and strives to reduce Focus on Energy’s operational costs, energy and materials consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and waste.
As part of the certification, Focus on Energy commits to the following:
For more information about Focus on Energy’s sustainability policy visit the Focus on Energy website or contact us at 800.762.7077 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Focus on EnergyFocus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Focus information, resources, and financial incentives help to implement projects that otherwise would not be completed, or to complete projects sooner than scheduled. Its efforts help Wisconsin residents and businesses manage rising energy costs, promote in-state economic development, protect our environment, and control the state's growing demand for electricity and natural gas. For more information call 800.762.7077 or visit focusonenergy.com.
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Focus on Energy Achieves ISO 14001:2004 Certification
July 11, 2012
Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy
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