Commercial/Institutional Sector
Canada
Table 72: Health Care and Social Assistance Space Conditioning Secondary Energy Use by End Use and by Energy Source
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Space Cooling Energy Use for Health Care and Social Assistance (PJ) 3.7   3.7 2.8 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.3 3.9 4.7

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 3.6   3.6 2.7 3.2 3.5 3.7 3.1 3.7 4.4
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

Shares (%)
Electricity 96.5   96.0 95.4 95.3 95.3 95.2 94.9 94.8 94.6
Natural Gas 3.5   4.0 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.8 5.1 5.2 5.4

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 23.37   24.55 25.90 26.86 28.10 29.30 30.48 31.79 32.94
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 158.28   150.80 108.29 126.50 129.67 131.17 107.92 122.39 142.48
Space Heating Energy Use for Health Care and Social Assistance (PJ) 51.2   51.4 53.2 55.7 54.8 58.1 58.7 59.3 53.2

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 3.9   3.3 3.6 4.0 3.6 4.4 4.3 4.0 3.5
Natural Gas 37.1   38.4 40.0 41.6 40.5 41.5 42.6 42.8 39.1
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 7.5   7.0 6.8 6.9 6.3 7.5 7.6 7.9 6.3
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.4   1.3 1.4 1.3 1.5 1.1 1.1 1.3 2.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 1.3   1.4 1.5 1.9 2.9 3.7 3.0 3.3 2.3

Shares (%)
Electricity 7.6   6.4 6.7 7.2 6.5 7.6 7.3 6.7 6.6
Natural Gas 72.5   74.6 75.2 74.7 74.0 71.4 72.7 72.3 73.4
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 14.7   13.6 12.8 12.4 11.5 12.8 13.0 13.3 11.9
Heavy Fuel Oil 2.7   2.5 2.5 2.4 2.7 1.8 1.9 2.2 3.7
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 2.5   2.8 2.8 3.3 5.3 6.3 5.1 5.6 4.4

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 38.16   38.90 39.87 40.21 40.94 41.58 42.15 42.86 43.34
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 1,341.16   1,321.42 1,333.53 1,384.63 1,338.23 1,398.05 1,392.17 1,383.61 1,228.37
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.92   0.93 0.99 1.01 0.98 0.98 1.04 0.98 0.84
Cooling Degree-Day Index 1.05   1.36 0.54 1.00 0.99 1.18 0.94 0.93 1.31

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes coal and propane.