Table 8-1
Electricity generated from fossil fuels — Total electricity generated

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Electricity generated from fossil fuels — Total electricity generated
Table summary
This table displays a modeled breakdown of total electricity generated from fossil fuels. The row headers provide information by province. The column headers provide information by fuel type in gigawatt hours.
  Coal Natural gas Diesel and light fuel oil Heavy fuel oil 1 Wood and spent pulping liquor Other fuels 2 Total all fuels
  gigawatt hours
Canada 61,382 56,264 1,036 4,665 10,228 2,981 136,556
Newfoundland and Labrador . 231 175 915 .. .. 1,321
Prince Edward Island . . 1 11 x .. 14
Nova Scotia 5,393 2,261 15 1,374 387 0 9,429
New Brunswick 2,076 1,966 23 1,639 578 6 6,288
Quebec . 212 209 279 948 76 1,723
Ontario 4,766 24,894 34 218 1,026 281 31,219
Manitoba 52 27 15 6 x 13 141
Saskatchewan 12,042 4,303 10 .. 20 .. 16,377
Alberta 37,053 20,169 14 184 1,458 2,369 61,248
British Columbia .. 2,187 45 40 5,778 236 8,286
Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut . 14 496 . .. 1 510
Includes petroleum coke
Includes manufactured gases, other petroleum products, other fuels and station service.
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