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 65,817 58,720 2,136 1,314 8,245 326 136,558
Newfoundland and Labrador . 1,017 813 0 .. .. 1,829
Prince Edward Island . . 1 3 4 .. 8
Nova Scotia 6,647 1,757 27 176 142 .. 8,748
New Brunswick 3,640 2,526 20 401 577 19 7,184
Quebec . 117 278 483 747 37 1,663
Ontario 84 16,746 65 140 799 118 17,951
Manitoba 69 25 2 11 57 7 171
Saskatchewan 12,794 5,068 12 .. 0 0 17,874
Alberta 42,583 28,305 20 92 811 29 71,840
British Columbia .. 3,150 204 7 5,108 116 8,586
Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut . 9 694 . .. 0 703
Includes petroleum coke
Includes manufactured gases, other petroleum products, other fuels and station service.
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