Commercial/Institutional Sector
Canada
Table 6: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions1
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 745.6   942.5 975.5 1,030.3 1,009.4

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Atlantic 47.1   55.2 50.4 53.0 55.4
Quebec 126.6   168.4 169.1 182.2 187.9
Ontario 255.9   364.5 399.3 429.8 418.7
Manitoba 41.5   38.5 45.8 49.2 46.8
Saskatchewan 33.7   38.7 39.1 39.2 39.3
Alberta 140.2   175.5 173.5 180.3 166.6
British Columbia and Territories 100.5   101.7 98.4 96.5 94.8

Shares (%)
Atlantic 6.3   5.9 5.2 5.1 5.5
Quebec 17.0   17.9 17.3 17.7 18.6
Ontario 34.3   38.7 40.9 41.7 41.5
Manitoba 5.6   4.1 4.7 4.8 4.6
Saskatchewan 4.5   4.1 4.0 3.8 3.9
Alberta 18.8   18.6 17.8 17.5 16.5
British Columbia and Territories 13.5   10.8 10.1 9.4 9.4

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 509.9   732.1 739.0 743.3 751.5
Energy Intensity2 (GJ/m2) 1.44   1.28 1.31 1.38 1.33
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 25.8   28.0 29.1 31.0 29.6

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Atlantic 1.9   1.7 1.5 1.5 1.6
Quebec 4.2   4.1 4.5 5.0 5.1
Ontario 9.1   10.8 11.8 13.0 12.3
Manitoba 1.4   1.2 1.4 1.5 1.3
Saskatchewan 1.0   1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1
Alberta 5.0   6.1 6.1 6.4 5.8
British Columbia and Territories 3.2   3.0 2.8 2.7 2.4

Shares (%)
Atlantic 7.2   6.2 5.3 4.9 5.5
Quebec 16.4   14.6 15.3 16.0 17.3
Ontario 35.3   38.6 40.4 41.7 41.6
Manitoba 5.4   4.2 4.8 4.7 4.4
Saskatchewan 3.8   4.0 3.8 3.6 3.8
Alberta 19.5   21.8 20.9 20.5 19.4
British Columbia and Territories 12.3   10.7 9.5 8.6 8.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 34.7   29.7 29.9 30.1 29.4
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.92   0.84 0.93 0.98 0.92
Cooling Degree-Day Index 1.05   1.70 1.18 1.11 1.37

Footnotes:

1) At the regional level, data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.
2) Excludes street lighting.