SMYRNA, TN – Oct. 25, 2012 – Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today
announced its Smyrna, Tennessee plant has been awarded the ISO 50001 rating – the International
Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) highest standard for the development, implementation,
maintenance and improvement of energy management systems in facilities. In 2011, Schneider Electric
became the first company in the world to achieve this rating with the energy management designs and
installations implemented in its global headquarters, The Hive, near Paris, France.