The work of the Danish Energy Agency involves matters relating to energy production, supply and consumption, as well as Danish efforts to reduce carbon emissions. The Agency is also responsible for supporting the economical optimisation of utilities that in addition to energy includes water, waste and telecommunication.
The organization are also responsible for user conditions, supply obligation and telecommunication statistics as well as water supply and waste management.
The Danish Energy Agency was established in 1976, and is an agency under the Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate. The Agency employs about 360.