New Brunswick, oil is used to heat
19.82% of all commercial and institutional buildings. Natural gas (
53.35%) is also used, and electricity (
26.83%) is used for both heating and cooling.
In 2010, space heating and cooling in this sector
consumed 11,452,160 GJ and
emitted 967,796 GHG tonnes.
To learn how oil flows from the wellhead to the pilot light in an office building or hospital, click on the blue icons above....
There's nothing more refreshing than a cool office on a hot day, or as comforting as a warm building on a cold day.
However, cooling and heating use energy and that means GHG emissions.
SPACE HEATING AND COOLING