Industrial Sector – Disaggregated Industries
Canada
Table 14: Potash Mines Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Potash Mines Energy Use (PJ) 27.4   23.2 38.7 35.8 31.3 31.0 32.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 6.1   6.8 8.4 8.1 9.1 9.1 10.1
Natural Gas 19.8   16.2 29.9 27.4 21.9 21.5 22.3
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 1.5   0.2 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 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 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 22.2   29.1 21.8 22.7 29.0 29.3 30.6
Natural Gas 72.0   70.0 77.3 76.4 70.0 69.3 67.9
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 5.5   0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.2 1.3
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.3   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 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 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 773   1,159 1,319 1,084 1,186 1,244 1,358
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007 – GDP) 35.5   20.0 29.4 33.0 26.4 24.9 24.2
Total Potash Mines GHG Emissions Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.8   1.4 2.4 2.2 1.8 1.8 1.9

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 0.3   0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4
Natural Gas 1.3   1.1 2.0 1.8 1.4 1.4 1.5
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.1   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 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coke and Coke Oven Gas 0.0   0.0 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 0.0 0.0
Other1 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 65.7   61.4 61.4 60.2 58.5 57.4 56.6
Total Potash Mines GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.5   1.1 2.0 1.8 1.5 1.4 1.5
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 53.2   47.2 52.1 51.2 46.9 46.6 45.5

Footnotes:

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