Industrial Sector – Disaggregated Industries
Canada
Table 9: Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mines Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mines Energy Use (PJ) 36.6   26.4 29.7 31.0 31.9 32.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 22.1   13.5 15.0 15.2 15.6 16.4
Natural Gas 3.1   2.0 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.0
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 8.2   9.2 10.9 12.1 12.7 12.9
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.9   0.7 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 1.3   1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.0
Coal 1.1   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
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 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

Shares (%)
Electricity 60.3   51.3 50.4 49.1 48.9 50.7
Natural Gas 8.5   7.7 7.3 7.0 7.2 6.3
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 22.4   34.7 36.6 39.0 39.9 39.9
Heavy Fuel Oil 2.4   2.5 2.5 1.3 0.4 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 3.5   3.8 3.2 3.5 3.5 3.1
Coal 2.9   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
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 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

Activity
GDP (million $2007) 12,823   11,286 11,186 11,484 11,845 11,644
Energy Intensity (MJ/$2007 – GDP) 2.9   2.3 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.8
Total Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mines GHG Emissions Including Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 2.3   1.5 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 1.2   0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Natural Gas 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
Diesel Fuel Oil, Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.6   0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Still Gas and Petroleum Coke 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LPG and Gas Plant NGL 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Coal 0.1   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
Wood Waste and Pulping Liquor 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
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 62.7   57.2 56.1 56.7 55.3 54.5
Total Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mines GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 1.1   0.9 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 28.8   35.4 36.2 37.1 37.1 36.0

Footnotes:

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