In 2006, the industrial sector
consumed 136,732,500 GJ of electricity and
emitted 1,035,632 GHG tonnes.
Electricity represents 22.74% of total industrial energy use. Pulp and paper and other manufacturers are large consumers of electricity. However, everyone uses electricity to power lights, computers, control rooms, monitoring systems like SCADA and photocopiers to name just a few applications.
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