All German-based sites of the Rhenus Group comply with the requirements of the Energy Services Act (EDLG) and are certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 50001 or have an energy audit carried out in accordance with DIN EN 16247.
In addition, some foreign sites that belong to the previous certification matrix for other standards will also be included.
An energy management system promotes the sustainable protection of the environment and the conservation of our resources. It is important to ensure that we continuously improve the energy efficiency of our operations at all branches and make them more sustainable in order to fulfil our duty to future generations.
The Rhenus Group undertakes to improve energy-related services on an ongoing basis.
The nature and scope of energy used and consumed at the sites should be appropriate.
All information and resources needed to achieve strategic and operational targets should be available.
Furthermore, the Rhenus Group undertakes to comply with all applicable legal regulations and other requirements agreed by the organisation with regard to energy usage, energy consumption and energy efficiency.
Strategic and operational energy targets are defined and reviewed in the energy management system. These are based on the following targets:
- Increase energy efficiency
- Reduce CO2 load
- Increase competitiveness through cost savings
We support the purchase of energy-efficient products and services that are designed to improve energy performance.