Residential Sector
Quebec1
Table 2: Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by End-Use
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 357.1   356.3 350.5 364.4 377.5 366.0

Energy Use by End-Use (PJ)
Space Heating 244.3   229.2 221.3 234.9 243.0 235.0
Water Heating 50.0   53.2 53.2 53.8 55.6 53.9
Appliances 49.6   53.7 54.5 55.6 58.3 56.1
Lighting 12.2   14.5 14.6 14.8 15.3 14.9
Space Cooling 1.0   5.7 7.0 5.3 5.4 6.1

Shares (%)
Space Heating 68.4   64.3 63.1 64.5 64.4 64.2
Water Heating 14.0   14.9 15.2 14.8 14.7 14.7
Appliances 13.9   15.1 15.6 15.3 15.4 15.3
Lighting 3.4   4.1 4.2 4.1 4.0 4.1
Space Cooling 0.3   1.6 2.0 1.4 1.4 1.7

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 276.9   420.1 427.1 438.4 444.4 450.0
Total Households (thousands) 2,560.7   3,365.6 3,405.0 3,449.0 3,513.0 3,546.7
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 1.29   0.85 0.82 0.83 0.85 0.81
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 139.4   105.9 103.0 105.6 107.5 103.2
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 8.3   4.9 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6

GHG Emissions by End-Use (Mt of CO2e)
Space Heating 7.4   4.3 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.9
Water Heating 0.9   0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Appliances 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Lighting 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Space Cooling 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Space Heating 88.9   86.5 85.9 85.7 85.3 84.8
Water Heating 11.0   12.5 13.0 13.2 13.5 14.0
Appliances 0.2   1.0 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.2
Lighting 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Space Cooling 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 23.3   13.9 13.3 12.6 12.2 12.4
Heating Degree-Day Index 0.92   0.89 0.85 0.92 0.97 0.96
Cooling Degree-Day Index 0.99   1.43 1.69 1.21 1.18 1.31

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.