Residential Sector
Canada
Table 13: Space Heating Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions1
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Space Heating Energy Use (PJ) 957.5   965.8 965.9 1,058.6 1,101.9 1,046.8

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 21.7   18.8 19.8 20.9 24.1 23.0
Prince Edward Island 6.0   5.8 6.2 6.0 5.3 5.0
Nova Scotia 36.9   36.4 40.3 41.3 39.4 41.3
New Brunswick 28.6   28.2 30.3 29.2 32.0 33.6
Quebec 244.3   229.2 221.3 234.9 243.0 235.0
Ontario 356.2   359.6 322.5 366.1 387.6 366.1
Manitoba 33.0   30.7 28.5 36.5 37.4 30.9
Saskatchewan 36.3   30.3 29.7 31.8 32.3 28.0
Alberta 106.5   132.5 137.6 150.3 162.9 148.1
British Columbia 85.1   92.2 127.8 139.6 135.9 133.9
Territories 2.8   2.2 1.9 1.9 2.0 1.9

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.3   1.9 2.1 2.0 2.2 2.2
Prince Edward Island 0.6   0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5
Nova Scotia 3.9   3.8 4.2 3.9 3.6 3.9
New Brunswick 3.0   2.9 3.1 2.8 2.9 3.2
Quebec 25.5   23.7 22.9 22.2 22.1 22.4
Ontario 37.2   37.2 33.4 34.6 35.2 35.0
Manitoba 3.5   3.2 2.9 3.5 3.4 3.0
Saskatchewan 3.8   3.1 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.7
Alberta 11.1   13.7 14.2 14.2 14.8 14.1
British Columbia 8.9   9.5 13.2 13.2 12.3 12.8
Territories 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 1,208   1,881 1,910 1,967 1,997 2,026
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 0.79   0.51 0.51 0.54 0.55 0.52
Total Space Heating GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 38.1   30.2 29.1 31.2 32.7 30.7

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.8   0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4
Prince Edward Island 0.3   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
Nova Scotia 1.8   1.5 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4
New Brunswick 1.1   0.9 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.7
Quebec 7.4   4.3 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.9
Ontario 14.9   12.8 11.0 12.6 13.6 12.7
Manitoba 1.3   0.8 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.7
Saskatchewan 1.7   1.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.0
Alberta 5.2   5.3 5.6 6.0 6.5 6.0
British Columbia 3.4   2.6 3.5 3.7 3.7 3.7
Territories 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 39.8   31.3 30.2 29.5 29.7 29.4
Heat Gains (PJ) 89.8   88.0 74.8 80.1 83.5 76.6
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.92   0.90 0.84 0.93 0.98 0.92

Footnotes:

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