2011 was a great year for energy processes in Ecopetrol, where among others, approval was achieved for the adoption of the energy guide, the structuring of the process levels in energy, the monitoring of energy indicators and the inclusion of ISO 50001 as a guiding standard for the company´s energy management.
Similarly, with the change in the strategic framework, important points come to the fore in the management and efficient use of energy and in the change to objectives that include the concept of integrated energy solutions focused on efficiency, reliability and optimization, as well as the concept of energy diversification and its reduction on the impact on climate change.
The energy cell became a new process within the Genoma Program, with activities beginning in 2012.
The Energy Diversification and Management Forum was held, which resulted in 5 major initiatives to work on within Ecopetrol´s energy strategy. The experts recommended, as a main point, to work on process efficiency. The other points are: