Industrial Sector – Disaggregated Industries
Canada
Table 13: Salt Mines Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Salt Mines Energy Use (PJ) 2.9   2.2 2.1 2.1 2.3 2.6 2.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.5   0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7
Natural Gas 2.0   1.0 1.0 1.1 1.3 1.6 1.5
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.3   0.4 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 16.0   27.6 30.6 27.3 29.3 26.8 27.9
Natural Gas 66.7   46.2 50.0 54.5 58.1 62.3 61.1
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 6.5   6.8 9.2 7.7 9.2 8.2 8.2
Heavy Fuel Oil 10.5   19.0 9.7 9.6 3.1 3.1 2.9
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.3   0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 200   231 276 240 261 280 294
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007 – GDP) 14.7   9.6 7.5 8.7 8.8 9.2 8.3
Total Salt Mines GHG Emissions Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 67.3   63.8 60.8 60.3 59.5 59.1 58.4
Total Salt Mines GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 58.3   50.3 47.8 49.5 47.8 49.2 48.3

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes steam and waste fuels from the cement industry.