Commercial/Institutional Sector
Canada
Table 12: Retail Trade Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions1
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use for Retail Trade (PJ) 123.0   162.6 156.4 159.0 167.7 163.5

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Atlantic 7.0   9.9 9.7 8.8 9.2 9.7
Quebec 18.3   27.0 26.2 24.6 27.1 28.0
Ontario 43.7   64.8 60.9 65.9 70.7 68.6
Manitoba 8.1   7.3 6.8 7.9 8.4 7.9
Saskatchewan 5.9   6.7 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3
Alberta 23.0   29.9 30.3 29.7 30.8 28.3
British Columbia and Territories 16.9   17.2 16.2 15.7 15.2 14.8

Shares (%)
Atlantic 5.7   6.1 6.2 5.5 5.5 5.9
Quebec 14.9   16.6 16.8 15.5 16.2 17.1
Ontario 35.6   39.8 38.9 41.4 42.2 42.0
Manitoba 6.6   4.5 4.3 5.0 5.0 4.8
Saskatchewan 4.8   4.1 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.8
Alberta 18.7   18.4 19.3 18.7 18.4 17.3
British Columbia and Territories 13.7   10.6 10.4 9.9 9.0 9.1

Activity
Floor Space (million m2) 80.84   116.22 117.52 118.14 118.35 119.45
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 1.52   1.40 1.33 1.35 1.42 1.37
Total GHG Emissions for Retail Trade Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 4.2   4.9 4.6 4.7 5.0 4.8

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Atlantic 0.3   0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Quebec 0.6   0.8 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8
Ontario 1.5   1.9 1.8 1.9 2.1 2.0
Manitoba 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Saskatchewan 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Alberta 0.8   1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0
British Columbia and Territories 0.5   0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4

Shares (%)
Atlantic 6.5   5.9 5.9 4.9 4.4 5.1
Quebec 14.7   16.1 13.9 14.4 15.7 17.0
Ontario 36.0   38.9 38.6 40.7 41.9 41.7
Manitoba 6.6   4.4 4.5 5.1 4.9 4.5
Saskatchewan 4.1   4.4 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.7
Alberta 19.6   20.5 22.7 21.9 21.4 20.2
British Columbia and Territories 12.6   9.8 10.3 9.2 8.2 7.9
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 34.5   30.1 29.4 29.8 30.1 29.3

Footnotes:

1) At the regional level, data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.