Skåne Energy Agency - a regional energy agency founded with support from the EU SAVE program - is a department within Association of Local Authorities in Skåne, the member organisation of the region’s 33 local authorities. The agency was founded in 1998 and has long experience in working with local authorities, seminars and trainings and projects with Swedish and European funding. The agency works for efficient use of energy and the increased use of renewable energy in the region of Skåne (Scania). The department has 21 employees; the Association of Local Authorities in whole has 80 employees.
Skåne Energy Agency´s purpose is to work for efficient use of energy and the increased use of renewable energy in the region of Skåne. The work of the Energy Agency is directed towards all the inhabitants and all the organizations of the region, from the heaviest industrial companies to the private citizen.