In New Brunswick, 36.04% of households use electricity to heat their homes. Wood (19.45%) and oil (32.12%) are also popular choices, while natural gas is used more rarely (12.39%). Air conditioning is usually driven by electricity.
On average in 2010, space heating and cooling for each household
consumed 90.88 GJ and
emitted 7.73 GHG tonnes.
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