Save energy

Saving energy is good.

Making that extra effort and improving energy performance levels every year is even better!

And AFNOR Energies Ingérierie’s Engineering and Design Department is here to help you cash in on exactly this. Backed up by the AFNOR Group and its thorough understanding of the standards applied to energy management (voluntary standards, ISO 50001 certification, training and qualification), AFNOR Energies Ingénierie puts a team of engineers specialized in energy efficiency at your disposal. They can help you with anything you need, from defining a strategy to monitoring the performance of your action plan. AFNOR Energies Ingénierie – the strength of a group with the agility of a start-up!

1 ADVICE ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY

You are running…

  • One or more production facilities (metallurgy, agri-food, etc.)
  • An electro-intensive industrial facility
  • A group of service, administrative or commercial premises
  • Public buildings and facilities
  • A hospital
  • An educational institution

YOU ARE LOOKING FOR…

  • Help in building up a strategy to cut energy consumption levels in your buildings and your production facilities
  • Information about the regulations that concern your property
  • A feasibility study covering launch of an energy performance contract
  • A cost-benefit analysis of an action plan

AFNOR ENERGIES INGÉNIERIE IS BY YOUR SIDE

  • Recommending the best provisions and programmes to apply (EPCs, ESCs, energy audits, measurement plans, EMSs, ISO 50001, etc.)
  • Delimiting the scope of action and monitoring in your facilities
  • Forecast schedule and budget
  • Forecast cost-benefit analysis

The benefit?

A team of specialized engineers from ESCOs, industry and the construction trades

2 ENERGY AUDIT

The benefit?

A thorough understanding of voluntary standards and an audit method that complies with the best international practices (EN 16247, ISO 50002), plus “Building energy audit” and “Industry energy audit” qualifications.

YOU ARE…

  • An industrialist (electro-intensive or not)
  • Lessee or owner of a group of premises and/or a transport fleet
  • A player in commercial and mass retail activities
  • A transport or logistics entity
  • A local authority managing various buildings, public equipment and service vehicles
  • An organization with an ISO 50001 energy management system that needs to perform an energy review

YOU ARE LOOKING FOR…

  • An analysis of your consumption levels
  • Opportunities for improvement with potential energy savings of 20 % to 30 %
  • Conformity with the regulatory energy audit every four years

AFNOR ENERGIES INGÉNIERIE IS BY YOUR SIDE

3 PROJECT MANAGEMENT ASSISTANCE & ACTION PLAN

You…

  • Have carried out an energy audit
  • Are an enterprise or a local authority with knowledge of its energy consumption levels
  • Have identified potential energy savings for your buildings, your processes or your transport fleet

YOU ARE LOOKING FOR…

  • An operational roadmap to implement the energy audit recommendations
  • Assistance from a specialist to set priorities and sequence the actions
  • Visibility as to the cost effectiveness of your energy-saving actions
  • A method to select competent service providers for the work

AFNOR ENERGIES INGÉNIERIE IS BY YOUR SIDE

  • Selection of one or more action scenarios with NPVs and IRRs (taking into account aids and subsidies where eligible)
  • Measurement plan sequencing and checks of the energy performance levels to be reached
  • Assistance in awarding works contracts
  • Invitations to bid and selection of service providers for energy efficiency work
  • Drawing up procedures for tests and acceptance of the solutions adopted
  • Assistance during the work acceptance phase

The benefit?

Getting you organized to make savings of 20% to 30% on your energy bills and obtain returns on your investment in under three and a half years

4 MEASUREMENT & VERIFICATION OF ENERGY PERFORMANCE

The benefit ?

A team that holds Certified Measurement & Verification Professional (CMVP®) certification and L3 training entity approval from the Efficiency Valuation Organization (EVO) training committee.

YOU ARE…

  • An enterprise or a local authority that has or has not carried out an energy audit
  • An enterprise or a local authority that has few resources to measure and monitor its energy consumption levels
  • An organization with an ISO 50001 management system that needs to demonstrate its improved energy performance

YOU ARE LOOKING FOR…

  • Detailed knowledge of the consumption profile for your equipment and processes, as a complement to an energy audit
  • A root cause analysis concerning drift or anomalies in energy use
  • Continuous performance monitoring for the actions undertaken
  • Pertinent energy performance indicators to monitor your progress, report to senior management, raise staff awareness and communicate faithfully

AFNOR ENERGIES INGÉNIERIE IS BY YOUR SIDE

  • Listing all the points to be instrumented at your facilities and configuring the measurement apparatus
  • Executing the measurement plan
  • Organizing sequencing for the meter reading campaign and logging the data
  • Analyzing your energy performance, with pertinent indicators and progress curves over time
  • Executing a measurement & verification plan for your project in compliance with the IPMVP protocol and ISO standards

Standardization, publishing, training, qualification, certification: find out more about the AFNOR Group’s offering in the field of energy performance