Industrial Sector – Aggregated Industries
Canada
Table 12: Chemicals Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Chemicals Energy Use (PJ) 223.2   272.4 284.5 292.4 295.2

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 65.5   65.6 60.3 69.2 73.0
Natural Gas 133.2   189.1 206.4 206.3 208.1
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 4.7   X X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   X X X 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   X 0.2 0.2 X
Coal 0.0   X 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 19.0   X 13.7 12.9 11.7

Shares (%)
Electricity 29.4   24.1 21.2 23.7 24.7
Natural Gas 59.7   69.4 72.5 70.6 70.5
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 2.1   X X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   X X X 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   X 0.1 0.1 X
Coal 0.0   X 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 8.5   X 4.8 4.4 4.0

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 3,021   3,045 3,180 3,265 3,203
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007 – GDP) 73.9   89.5 89.5 89.6 92.2
Total Chemicals GHG Emissions Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 10.9   12.4 12.9 13.0 13.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 3.7   2.6 2.4 2.6 2.7
Natural Gas 6.7   9.4 10.2 10.2 10.2
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene X   X X X X
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.4   X X X X
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke X   X X X 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   X 0.0 0.0 X
Coal 0.0   X 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   X 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 48.6   45.5 45.5 44.6 44.2
Total Chemicals GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 7.2   9.8 10.5 10.5 10.4
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 32.1   36.0 37.0 35.8 35.1

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes steam and waste fuels from the cement industry.