Residential Sector
Alberta1
Table 40: Mobile Homes Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Total Mobile Homes Energy Use (PJ) 8.1   8.9 9.7 8.8 9.6 9.6 9.5 8.9 9.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.9   1.0 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2
Natural Gas 5.8   6.5 7.3 6.3 7.0 7.2 7.1 6.6 6.7
Heating Oil 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Wood 1.2   1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1

Shares (%)
Electricity 10.8   11.4 11.1 13.3 12.6 11.9 12.1 13.1 13.5
Natural Gas 71.1   73.2 74.8 71.4 73.5 74.7 74.8 73.6 73.7
Heating Oil 1.0   0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other2 2.5   0.8 0.8 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.6
Wood 14.6   14.3 13.0 14.0 12.8 12.4 12.2 12.6 12.1

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 3.6   4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.9 5.0 5.1 5.3
Total Households (thousands) 38.7   45.7 46.8 47.9 48.9 49.8 50.8 52.2 54.2
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 2.24   2.02 2.16 1.91 2.02 1.97 1.91 1.74 1.71
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 210.2   195.6 207.4 183.1 195.6 192.3 187.7 171.3 166.6
Total Mobile Homes GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.3   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.3   0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
Heating Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 86.1   90.2 91.0 89.7 91.0 91.5 91.8 91.7 92.0
Heating Oil 1.6   0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Other2 4.2   1.2 1.1 2.0 1.5 1.3 1.1 0.9 0.9
Wood 8.1   8.1 7.3 8.1 7.3 7.0 6.9 7.3 7.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 42.4   41.3 41.9 40.6 41.1 41.5 41.4 40.7 40.6
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.93   0.88 0.98 0.88 0.97 0.94 0.91 0.83 0.88
Cooling Degree-Day Index 1.26   0.75 0.85 1.19 2.21 1.84 1.06 0.57 1.95

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.
2) “Other” includes coal and propane.