Table 1.2 – Building energy use by fuel type and climate zone
Climate zone Electricity Natural gas Distillates** Propane Other fuel***
(PJ) Q.I. (PJ) Q.I. (PJ) Q.I. (PJ) Q.I. (PJ) Q.I.
Atlantic 39.0 A 5.6 B 21.6 B 2.3 C 3.0 B
Great Lakes 217.6 A 180.0 A 8.2 B 3.0 C 28.3 B
Pacific Coast 33.2 A 29.4 B F F 0.5 C
Other* 102.4 A 154.1 A F F F
Canada 392.3 A 369.1 A 35.1 B F 37.2 B

Footnotes:

* Other includes all other Canadian climate zones not listed.
** Distillates include light fuel oil, diesel and kerosene.
*** Other fuel includes all other fuels not listed.

Note:

Due to rounding, numbers may not add up to the total shown, and some numbers may differ from one table to the next.

Legend:

Quality indicators (Q.I.) classify each estimate according to its quality as follows: A–Excellent, B–Good, C–Acceptable, D–Use with caution, F–Too unreliable to be published and X–suppressed due to confidentiality.