Commercial/Institutional Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 35: Wholesale Trade Non-Space Conditioning Secondary Energy Use by End Use and by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Lighting Energy Use for Wholesale Trade1 (PJ) 0.8   0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 5.23   6.58 6.56 6.51 6.45 6.52
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 153.17   118.93 110.65 99.85 103.46 100.29
Auxiliary Motors Energy Use for Wholesale Trade1 (PJ) 0.7   0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 5.23   6.58 6.56 6.51 6.45 6.52
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 124.97   70.20 65.02 61.06 59.21 44.16
Auxiliary Equipment Energy Use for Wholesale Trade (PJ) 0.8   0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.7   0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 92.7   93.5 93.5 93.5 93.5 93.5
Natural Gas 2.8   2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 4.4   3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 5.23   6.58 6.56 6.51 6.45 6.52
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 151.96   132.91 122.20 117.73 119.87 119.86
Water Heating Energy Use for Wholesale Trade (PJ) 0.5   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.4   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 13.0   1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Natural Gas 72.1   95.3 94.3 95.1 95.8 95.8
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 11.7   0.8 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.3
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other2 2.0   2.7 3.1 3.1 2.5 2.5

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 5.23   6.58 6.56 6.51 6.45 6.52
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 96.79   59.65 57.91 58.10 54.54 53.13

Footnotes:

1) Lighting and auxiliary motors consume only electricity.
2) “Other” includes coal and propane.