Residential Sector
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 38: Mobile Homes Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Mobile Homes Energy Use (PJ) 5.7   5.3 5.8 4.8 4.5 4.1 3.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 1.9   2.4 2.5 2.1 2.0 1.8 1.7
Natural Gas 2.5   2.3 2.8 2.2 2.1 1.9 1.8
Heating Oil 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other2 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood 0.6   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Shares (%)
Electricity 32.6   45.7 42.4 44.0 44.5 43.4 43.1
Natural Gas 44.2   42.9 47.8 46.6 46.2 46.6 47.2
Heating Oil 10.2   3.8 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.7 2.6
Other2 3.0   1.2 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.0 0.9
Wood 10.0   6.4 5.8 5.6 5.6 6.2 6.2

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 4.8   6.7 6.8 6.9 7.0 7.0 7.1
Total Households (thousands) 51.3   67.9 68.9 69.4 69.8 69.1 69.8
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 1.20   0.78 0.86 0.70 0.65 0.58 0.55
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 111.7   77.6 84.8 68.8 64.4 59.1 55.9
Total Mobile Homes GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Heating Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 66.8   81.4 85.6 85.7 85.8 85.3 85.7
Heating Oil 21.1   10.1 7.3 7.2 6.9 7.1 6.9
Other2 5.3   2.8 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.1
Wood 6.8   5.6 4.8 4.8 4.9 5.4 5.4
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 34.3   26.6 28.1 27.2 26.9 27.2 27.2
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.97   0.88 0.99 0.96 0.92 0.88 0.83
Cooling Degree-Day Index 0.71   1.71 0.85 1.59 1.23 2.10 2.70

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.
2) “Other” includes coal and propane.