On average every year, industry 
consumes 50,044 GJ of coal and
emits 4,056 GHG tonnes.
 
Most of the coal consumed by Prince Edward Island industries is used to generate electricity. Since electricity generation makes up a large part of Prince Edward Island's industrial base, coal equates to 0.96% of total industrial energy use.
 
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INDUSTRIAL

COAL

0.96%
consumption