In 2010, industry
consumed 201,627,700 GJ of electricity and
emitted 5,516,937 GHG tonnes.
 
Electricity represents 17.15% of total industrial energy use.  Manufacturers are the largest 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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INDUSTRIAL

ELECTRICITY

17.15%
consumption