Oil is the source of 85.80% of the energy consumed by individuals in Prince Edward Island. Most of it is used to move us from place to place. Nearly all automobiles, buses and airplanes run on gasoline or diesel which are made from oil.  Oil is also used to fuel furnaces and hot water heaters.
 
In 2010, the residential sector
consumed 11,465,380 GJ of oil and
emitted 876,552 GHG tonnes.
 
To learn how oil flows from the wellhead to your gas tank or pilot light, click on the blue icons above....
RESIDENTIAL

OIL

85.80%
consumption