Superior Energy Performance

Superior Energy Performance

Are you already registered to ISO 50001? Do you want the benefits of certified energy performance? If so, it’s time to take the next step and certify your energy management performance.

Georgia Tech experts’ help companies get certified to Superior Energy Performance, a program overseen by the U.S. Council for Energy Efficient Manufacturing, by providing industrial facilities with a roadmap for achieving continual improvement in energy efficiency while maintaining their competitiveness.

Hear Paul Scheihing, DOE Program Manager, discuss ISO 50001 and Superior Energy Performance (SEP).

Superior Energy Performance


Georgia Tech can conduct customized training and implementation programs to help you achieve Superior Energy Performance certification.

Customized implementation programs are developed and typically include:

  • Conducting a gap assessment to help you develop an implementation plan
  • Coaching your team through EnMS implementation
  • Assisting with the initial internal audits and management reviews
  • Conducting a pre-assessment audit to ensure you are prepared for a registration audit
  • Helping you correct system issues before the registration audit
  • Establishing performance indicators  that are compatible with the Superior Energy Performance Measurement & Verification (M&V) Protocol
  • Establishing objectives and plans for meeting performance requirements of the Superior Energy Performance program

Earning Superior Energy Performance certification will help your company:

  • Demonstrate that you have implemented sustainable energy management systems
  • Complete a baseline of energy use
  • Evaluate and prioritize the implementation of new energy-efficient technologies
  • Create transparency and facilitate communication on the management of energy resources
  • Commit to continuously improving your energy performance
  • Provide a framework for promoting energy efficiency throughout the supply chain

In addition, you can register for one of the GaMEP open-enrollment courses in Superior Energy Performance or we can come to your site and train your team in the following areas:


Upon receiving Superior Energy Performance certification, your company will:

  • Have the opportunity to receive benefits from utility companies and other energy efficiency organizations
  • Save money
  • Increase your profitability
  • Achieve national and international recognition
  • Increase your customer and supplier base
  • Significantly improve your environmental impact

Contact Us

If you are interested in Superior Energy Performance, contact Bill Meffert or the regional manager in your area.

Did You Know?

Georgia Tech helped design the Superior Energy Performance program for the Department of Energy.

Hear from several manufacturers across the Southeastern U.S. that implemented ISO 50001 and achieved significant energy efficiency improvements, which were verified under the SEP program.

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