Step 1.2.2 Appoint a management representative
Management appoints a management representative to oversee the energy management system. The general responsibilities of the management representative are to:
  • Ensure the energy management system is established, implemented, maintained, and continually improved
  • Keep top management informed on the energy management system's performance
  • Report to top management on energy performance
  • Identify energy management team members with the approval of management
  • Plan and direct energy management activities through the energy management team that support the energy policy
  • Ensure all levels of the organization are aware of the energy policy and objectives
  • Ensure responsibilities and authorities are understood
  • Make sure processes are in place to ensure the energy management system's effectiveness
  • Ensure continual improvement processes are in place
Typical energy management representative activities can be found
Typical energy management representative qualifications can be found