In 2010, industry
consumed 17,990,100 GJ of electricity and
emitted 53,206 GHG tonnes.
Electricity represents 27.77% of total industrial energy use. Forest products and oil and gas production are the largest consumer of electricity in Newfoundland and Labrador. However, everyone uses electricity to power lights, computers, control rooms, monitoring systems like SCADA and photocopiers to name just a few applications.
To learn how electricity is generated and transported and how it powers your home, office or industrial operations click on the yellow icons above....