Agriculture Sector
Alberta1
Table 10: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by End-Use and Energy Source – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 52.4   56.4 58.4 59.1 57.5

Energy Use by End-Use (PJ)
Non-Motive Energy Use 14.8   11.3 12.3 10.5 11.3
Motive Energy Use2 37.6   45.1 46.0 48.6 46.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 6.0   7.3 8.2 6.3 6.9
Natural Gas 7.5   3.6 3.7 3.8 4.0
Motor Gasoline 17.4   16.5 16.9 20.5 17.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 20.2   28.6 29.1 28.2 29.3
Light Fuel Oil 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 1.3   0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 11.4   12.9 14.1 10.7 11.9
Natural Gas 14.3   6.3 6.4 6.5 7.0
Motor Gasoline 33.1   29.3 29.0 34.6 29.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 38.6   50.6 49.9 47.6 50.9
Light Fuel Oil 0.2   0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Kerosene 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 2.4   0.8 0.6 0.6 0.6
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 1,985   2,733 4,033 3,741 3,845
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007– GDP) 26.4   20.6 14.5 15.8 15.0
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 3.2   3.6 3.7 3.8 3.7

GHG Emissions by End-Use (Mt of CO2e)
Non-Motive GHG Emissions 0.5   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motive GHG Emissions2 2.8   3.4 3.4 3.6 3.5

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.4   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 1.2   1.1 1.2 1.4 1.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.6   2.2 2.3 2.2 2.3
Light Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 11.8   5.0 5.1 5.0 5.4
Motor Gasoline 37.1   31.6 31.7 36.7 31.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 48.4   62.6 62.6 57.8 62.3
Light Fuel Oil 0.3   0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Kerosene 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 2.3   0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 61.9   63.5 62.6 64.7 63.8

Footnotes:

1) At the regional level, data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.
2) “Motive” includes motor gasoline and diesel fuel oil. All other energy sources are included in non-motive.