Denmark is located in Northern Europe, covering 42,921 km2 (16,571 mile2) of land surface and having a population of 5.7 Million (2017). Denmark’s primary energy production is 185 terawatt-hours (TWh), and energy supply per capita is 33 MWh (UN data, 2017). Oil is both the largest source of primary energy production and the largest source of primary energy consumption (The Shift Project, 2014). 47 species are listed as threatened (UN data, 2017).
As of 2016, Denmark has 5,246 MW total installed wind power capacity, including 1,271 MW offshore capacity (IEA Wind). Denmark generated 12.8 TWh of electricity from wind in 2016 (IEA Wind). Denmark is currently a member of IEA Wind.