Commercial/Institutional Sector
Canada
Table 7: Wholesale Trade Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Total Energy Use for Wholesale Trade (PJ) 51.8   53.9 53.3 54.2

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 17.6   21.6 21.2 21.1
Natural Gas 29.0   29.2 29.1 30.0
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 3.5   1.1 0.8 0.8
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.6   0.1 0.1 0.1
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 1.1   1.9 2.1 2.1

Shares (%)
Electricity 33.9   40.0 39.9 39.0
Natural Gas 56.0   54.1 54.6 55.5
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 6.7   2.0 1.5 1.5
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.2   0.3 0.1 0.1
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 2.1   3.6 3.9 4.0

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 38.61   45.21 45.05 45.09
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 1.34   1.19 1.18 1.20
Total GHG Emissions for Wholesale Trade Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 2.8   2.5 2.4 2.4

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 1.0   0.8 0.7 0.7
Natural Gas 1.5   1.4 1.4 1.5
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
Electricity 35.1   33.9 31.8 30.2
Natural Gas 52.1   57.8 60.2 61.7
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 8.8   3.1 2.4 2.4
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.7   0.4 0.2 0.2
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 2.3   4.8 5.4 5.5
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 54.3   45.5 44.3 43.9
Total GHG Emissions for Wholesale Trade Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.8   1.6 1.6 1.7
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 35.3   30.1 30.2 30.6

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes coal and propane.