Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
Quebec1
Table 2: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Industry
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Total Energy Use (PJ) 605.9   629.5 604.8 594.9

Energy Use by Industry (PJ)
Construction 12.6   15.3 16.8 17.6
Pulp and Paper 202.9   138.8 134.7 133.5
Smelting and Refining 126.4   200.2 203.6 207.8
Petroleum Refining 58.8   39.9 35.9 30.2
Cement 13.5   11.5 12.2 12.7
Chemicals 28.2   44.5 29.7 24.8
Iron and Steel 24.6   30.9 29.5 30.4
Other Manufacturing 113.0   109.5 103.8 103.6
Forestry 2.1   5.4 6.2 6.2
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 23.8   33.5 32.5 28.1

Shares (%)
Construction 2.1   2.4 2.8 3.0
Pulp and Paper 33.5   22.1 22.3 22.4
Smelting and Refining 20.9   31.8 33.7 34.9
Petroleum Refining 9.7   6.3 5.9 5.1
Cement 2.2   1.8 2.0 2.1
Chemicals 4.7   7.1 4.9 4.2
Iron and Steel 4.1   4.9 4.9 5.1
Other Manufacturing 18.7   17.4 17.2 17.4
Forestry 0.3   0.9 1.0 1.0
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 3.9   5.3 5.4 4.7
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 17.6   14.3 13.2 13.1

GHG Emissions by Industry (Mt of CO2e)
Construction 0.8   1.0 1.1 1.1
Pulp and Paper 4.5   1.2 1.2 1.2
Smelting and Refining 1.9   2.2 2.1 2.3
Petroleum Refining 3.0   2.2 1.9 1.7
Cement 0.9   0.8 0.8 0.8
Chemicals 0.5   1.4 0.6 0.7
Iron and Steel 0.8   1.1 1.0 1.1
Other Manufacturing 3.9   2.6 2.6 2.7
Forestry 0.2   0.4 0.5 0.5
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 1.1   1.5 1.5 1.1

Shares (%)
Construction 4.4   6.8 8.2 8.7
Pulp and Paper 25.7   8.3 9.0 9.2
Smelting and Refining 10.6   15.1 15.6 17.5
Petroleum Refining 16.9   15.1 14.6 12.7
Cement 5.4   5.8 6.0 6.0
Chemicals 3.1   9.6 4.7 5.2
Iron and Steel 4.3   7.7 7.8 8.2
Other Manufacturing 22.2   18.3 19.5 20.9
Forestry 0.9   2.8 3.5 3.5
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 6.5   10.5 11.1 8.2
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 29.1   22.7 21.8 22.0

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.