Residential Sector
British Columbia1
Table 12: Appliance Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Total Appliance Energy Use (PJ) 19.8   22.6 23.0 23.1 23.9 24.0 25.6 25.4 25.2

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 19.3   21.8 22.3 22.3 23.1 23.2 24.8 24.5 24.2
Natural Gas 0.5   0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 97.6   96.7 96.9 96.8 96.7 96.6 96.7 96.4 96.1
Natural Gas 2.4   3.3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.6 3.9

Activity
Total Households (thousands) 1,223.7   1,531.1 1,550.6 1,573.0 1,592.9 1,615.5 1,642.6 1,675.9 1,675.7
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 16.2   14.7 14.8 14.7 15.0 14.9 15.6 15.2 15.0
Total Appliance GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 1.3   1.7 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.8 2.0

Footnotes:

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