Water intake in thermal-electric power generation
industries, by source and region, 2011
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|Freshwater source||Saline water source||Total water intake|
|Surface water bodies||Groundwater||Other||Groundwater||Tidewater||Other|
|millions of cubic metres|
|Atlantic 1||x||x||x||x||0.0||1,649.2 A||0.0||1,656.4 A|
|Quebec||0.8 E||632.9 A||0.0 E||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.0||633.7 A|
|Ontario||x||19,335.7 A||x||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.0||19,344.0 A|
|Prairies 2||4.5 D||1,385.6 A||x||x||0.0 E||0.0||427.7 A||1,842.4 A|
|British Columbia and territories 3||x||x||0.0||0.1 A||0.0||12.9 A||0.0||20.8 A|
|Canada||17.4 B||21,362.2 A||2.5 D||25.5 E||0.0 E||1,662.0 A||427.7 A||23,497.2 A|
|Percentage of total water intake||0.1||90.9||0.0||0.1||0.0||7.1||1.8||100.0|