Industrial Sector – Disaggregated Industries
Canada
Table 37: Petrochemical Industry Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Petrochemical Industry Energy Use (PJ) 32.3   44.1 56.7 52.9 59.7 62.8 57.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 2.5   X X X X X 4.4
Natural Gas 27.8   38.1 48.6 42.6 49.2 51.9 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.9   0.0 X X X X X
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 X X 0.0 X X
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   X 4.3 4.8 4.5 4.6 4.4

Shares (%)
Electricity 7.8   X X X X X 7.6
Natural Gas 86.1   86.3 85.7 80.5 82.4 82.7 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 5.8   0.0 X X X X X
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 X X 0.0 X X
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   X 7.6 9.1 7.6 7.4 7.6

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 811   618 652 630 646 680 674
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007 – GDP) 39.8   71.4 87.0 84.0 92.5 92.4 85.1
Total Petrochemical Industry GHG Emissions Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.7   2.0 2.6 2.4 2.8 2.9 2.6

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 0.1   X X X X X 0.2
Natural Gas 1.4   1.9 2.4 2.1 2.4 2.6 X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   0.0 X X X X X
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 X X 0.0 X X
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   X 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 52.6   46.3 45.7 45.5 46.1 45.7 45.0
Total Petrochemical Industry GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.6   1.9 2.5 2.3 2.6 2.7 2.4
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 48.2   43.0 43.2 43.1 43.5 43.3 42.2

Footnotes:

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