Commercial/Institutional Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 52: Accommodation and Food Services Space Conditioning Secondary Energy Use by End Use and by Energy Source
  1990   2013 2014 2015
Space Cooling Energy Use for Accommodation and Food Services (PJ) 0.1   0.2 0.4 0.6

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.1   0.2 0.4 0.6
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 96.1   94.1 94.1 94.1
Natural Gas 3.9   5.9 5.9 5.9

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 1.76   6.02 6.04 6.27
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 64.00   33.99 71.12 94.26
Space Heating Energy Use for Accommodation and Food Services (PJ) 5.1   5.6 5.0 4.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.8   0.7 0.4 0.7
Natural Gas 3.5   4.3 4.2 3.8
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.6   0.1 0.1 0.1
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.1   0.5 0.4 0.3

Shares (%)
Electricity 16.0   13.3 7.6 14.1
Natural Gas 69.1   76.6 83.6 78.0
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 11.7   1.8 1.5 1.2
Heavy Fuel Oil 1.2   0.0 0.0 0.0
Steam 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Other1 2.0   8.3 7.3 6.8

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 3.24   7.18 7.17 7.41
Energy Intensity (MJ/m2) 1,565.06   776.72 692.70 651.80
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.97   0.92 0.88 0.83
Cooling Degree-Day Index 0.71   1.23 2.10 2.70

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes coal and propane.