Residential Sector
British Columbia1
Table 12: Appliance Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total Appliance Energy Use (PJ) 19.8   30.9 26.5 26.6 26.4 26.4 26.8 27.8 25.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 19.3   29.9 25.5 25.5 25.4 25.2 25.8 26.7 24.3
Natural Gas 0.5   1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1

Shares (%)
Electricity 97.6   96.7 96.2 96.0 96.4 95.7 95.9 96.0 95.7
Natural Gas 2.4   3.3 3.8 4.0 3.6 4.3 4.1 4.0 4.3

Activity
Total Households (thousands) 1,223.7   1,741.0 1,742.7 1,811.5 1,793.6 1,820.1 1,840.0 1,842.0 1,844.0
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 16.2   17.7 15.2 14.7 14.7 14.5 14.6 15.1 13.8
Total Appliance GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 1.3   1.6 1.9 2.0 1.8 2.2 2.0 2.0 2.1

Footnotes:

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