Commercial/Institutional Sector
Canada
Table 39: Space Heating GHG Emissions by Activity Type – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Space Heating GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 22.6   23.3 25.0 23.4 24.6 26.4 25.0

GHG Emissions by Activity Type (Mt of CO2e)
Wholesale Trade 1.6   1.4 1.5 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.4
Retail Trade 3.7   3.9 4.1 3.8 4.0 4.3 4.0
Transportation and Warehousing 1.6   1.1 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1
Information and Cultural Industries 0.4   0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5
Offices1 7.2   8.3 9.0 8.4 8.8 9.3 8.8
Educational Services 2.9   2.9 3.2 3.0 3.1 3.4 3.2
Health Care and Social Assistance 2.5   2.5 2.7 2.6 2.8 3.1 3.1
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.5   0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6
Accommodation and Food Services 1.6   1.7 1.9 1.7 1.8 2.0 1.9
Other Services 0.5   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

Shares (%)
Wholesale Trade 7.1   5.9 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.6
Retail Trade 16.4   16.6 16.4 16.4 16.2 16.3 16.2
Transportation and Warehousing 6.9   4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.5
Information and Cultural Industries 1.9   2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Offices1 31.7   35.7 35.8 35.7 35.7 35.1 35.0
Educational Services 13.1   12.6 12.6 12.8 12.7 12.8 12.8
Health Care and Social Assistance 11.1   10.7 10.9 11.0 11.4 11.9 12.2
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2.3   2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6
Accommodation and Food Services 7.2   7.3 7.4 7.4 7.4 7.4 7.5
Other Services 2.3   1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 50.1   47.2 47.0 47.5 46.1 45.7 45.3

Footnotes:

1) “Offices” includes activities related to finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional, scientific and technical services; public administration; and others.