Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
Quebec1
Table 8: Chemicals Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Total Chemicals Energy Use (PJ) 28.2   44.5 29.7 24.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 18.5   X 17.3 11.4
Natural Gas 7.4   X X X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X 0.1 0.1
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.7   X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   0.9 0.8 X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 X X
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.1   X X X

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.7   X 0.6 0.5
Natural Gas 0.3   X X X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   0.0 0.0 X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 X X
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   X X X
Total Chemicals GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.5   1.4 0.6 0.7

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.4   X X X
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   0.1 0.1 X
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 X X
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   X X X
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 19.2   30.7 21.0 27.4

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.
2) “Other” includes steam and waste fuels from the cement industry.