Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
Alberta1
Table 1: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 501.0   1,218.7 1,313.0 1,426.9 1,454.1 1,463.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 70.6   100.0 101.6 94.6 102.4 101.1
Natural Gas 241.7   638.0 731.4 842.4 866.4 895.0
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 32.4   86.3 80.4 81.4 72.7 67.4
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.5   0.6 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.5
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 135.3   272.3 269.3 272.0 273.3 283.5
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 3.2   38.8 49.1 42.0 38.6 36.9
Coal 0.3   9.1 4.0 4.1 3.2 3.4
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 12.9   60.9 63.4 76.5 82.7 64.5
Other2 4.2   X X X X X

Shares (%)
Electricity 14.1   8.2 7.7 6.6 7.0 6.9
Natural Gas 48.3   52.4 55.7 59.0 59.6 61.2
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 6.5   7.1 6.1 5.7 5.0 4.6
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 27.0   22.3 20.5 19.1 18.8 19.4
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.6   3.2 3.7 2.9 2.7 2.5
Coal 0.1   0.7 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 2.6   5.0 4.8 5.4 5.7 4.4
Other2 0.8   X X X X X
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 23.7   64.6 71.2 78.2 78.9 80.9

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 13.2   39.2 45.2 52.2 54.0 55.8
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 2.4   6.5 6.0 6.1 5.4 5.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 7.9   15.6 16.5 16.8 16.7 17.4
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.2   2.4 3.0 2.6 2.4 2.3
Coal 0.0   0.8 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0
Other2 0.0   X X X X X

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 55.5   60.7 63.5 66.8 68.4 68.9
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 10.0   10.0 8.5 7.8 6.9 6.2
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 33.5   24.2 23.2 21.5 21.2 21.5
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.8   3.7 4.2 3.3 3.0 2.8
Coal 0.1   1.3 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 X
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other2 0.1   X X X X X
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 47.4   53.0 54.3 54.8 54.2 55.3

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.
2) “Other” includes steam and waste fuels from the cement industry.