Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 1: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 408.8   367.6 365.6 386.7 390.7

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 101.6   84.0 86.5 82.9 82.9
Natural Gas 82.2   84.9 83.0 82.4 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 27.4   38.6 41.5 40.4 46.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 28.5   3.0 2.1 1.6 0.7
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 17.4   X X X X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 2.5   2.4 2.3 2.0 2.0
Coal 7.3   X X 6.3 7.6
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.8   0.0 0.0 0.4 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 141.2   136.4 135.5 158.6 151.9
Other2 0.0   X X X 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 24.9   22.9 23.7 21.4 21.2
Natural Gas 20.1   23.1 22.7 21.3 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 6.7   10.5 11.4 10.5 11.8
Heavy Fuel Oil 7.0   0.8 0.6 0.4 0.2
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 4.3   X X X X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.6   0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
Coal 1.8   X X 1.6 1.9
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.1 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 34.5   37.1 37.1 41.0 38.9
Other2 0.0   X X X 0.0
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 10.2   9.2 9.0 9.2 9.8

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 4.3   4.6 4.4 4.4 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 2.0   2.9 3.1 3.0 3.4
Heavy Fuel Oil 2.2   0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 1.0   X X X X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.2   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Coal 0.5   X X 0.6 0.7
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other2 0.0   X X X 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 41.6   49.3 49.2 47.9 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 19.6   31.1 34.3 32.8 35.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 21.2   2.4 1.8 1.3 0.5
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 9.3   X X X X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 1.5   1.6 1.5 1.3 1.2
Coal 5.2   X X 6.0 6.7
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.9   0.0 0.0 0.4 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.8   0.8 0.9 1.1 0.8
Other2 0.0   X X X 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 25.0   25.1 24.6 23.7 25.1

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.
2) “Other” includes steam and waste fuels from the cement industry.