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Manufacturing Energy Use Survey: Year ended March 2006
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  22 March 2007
Highlights
  • New energy use statistics are available from the Manufacturing Energy Use Survey.
  • The total amount of energy used by the manufacturing industry was 149.19 petajoules (PJ).
  • The wood and paper product manufacturing industry was the largest user of energy, with 39 percent of the total.

 

  • Electricity was the energy type used in greatest quantity, at almost 33 percent of total energy use. Wood and wood waste, and natural gas, were 20 percent each.
  • Fifty-seven percent of businesses actively recorded and monitored energy use for the March 2006 year.

 

 

Graph, Total Manufacturing Energy Use by industry group.

Dallas Welch 22 March 2007
Acting Government Statistician Cat 73.901 Set 06/07 – 143
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