Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
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Table 2: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Industry
  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 Industry (PJ)
Construction 11.6   12.4 12.8 13.0 13.4 13.9
Pulp and Paper 27.3   74.1 78.1 84.6 92.1 78.3
Smelting and Refining 2.2   6.8 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5
Petroleum Refining 61.8   69.4 72.3 73.6 82.4 82.3
Cement 8.0   11.1 10.2 10.5 9.1 9.1
Chemicals 93.1   158.8 157.5 165.8 144.9 138.7
Iron and Steel 2.2   2.8 2.7 2.5 3.0 2.9
Other Manufacturing 99.7   61.9 64.0 72.9 76.3 56.9
Forestry 0.6   1.4 1.0 0.9 0.8 1.1
Mining 194.5   820.0 914.2 1,002.9 1,031.7 1,079.5

Shares (%)
Construction 2.3   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.0
Pulp and Paper 5.5   6.1 6.0 5.9 6.3 5.4
Smelting and Refining 0.4   0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Petroleum Refining 12.3   5.7 5.5 5.2 5.7 5.6
Cement 1.6   0.9 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6
Chemicals 18.6   13.0 12.0 11.6 10.0 9.5
Iron and Steel 0.4   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Other Manufacturing 19.9   5.1 4.9 5.1 5.3 3.9
Forestry 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Mining 38.8   67.3 69.6 70.3 71.0 73.8
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 23.7   64.6 71.2 78.2 78.9 80.9

GHG Emissions by Industry (Mt of CO2e)
Construction 0.8   0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9
Pulp and Paper 0.5   0.5 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5
Smelting and Refining 0.1   0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Petroleum Refining 3.2   3.6 4.0 4.1 4.6 4.7
Cement 0.4   0.9 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6
Chemicals 4.0   6.6 6.7 7.0 5.7 5.5
Iron and Steel 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Manufacturing 4.7   1.8 1.8 2.1 2.1 1.6
Forestry 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Mining 10.0   49.9 56.5 62.8 64.2 67.1

Shares (%)
Construction 3.3   1.3 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1
Pulp and Paper 2.0   0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.7
Smelting and Refining 0.4   0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Petroleum Refining 13.6   5.6 5.7 5.3 5.9 5.8
Cement 1.5   1.4 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.7
Chemicals 17.0   10.3 9.4 9.0 7.2 6.7
Iron and Steel 0.3   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Manufacturing 19.9   2.8 2.5 2.7 2.7 1.9
Forestry 0.2   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Mining 41.9   77.2 79.3 80.3 81.4 82.9
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.