Transportation Sector
Alberta
Table 1: Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 249.6   448.1 480.1 500.8 468.1
Passenger Transportation 138.0   149.4 160.0 166.6 160.3
Freight Transportation 107.9   286.4 307.5 321.2 294.7
Off-Road1 3.7   12.3 12.7 13.0 13.1

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.2   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Natural Gas 0.1   0.3 0.3 1.2 1.1
Motor Gasoline 142.2   180.2 198.1 203.8 203.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 71.4   220.6 233.6 244.2 220.0
Ethanol n.a.   10.0 7.7 9.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Gasoline 0.5   0.8 0.6 0.4 0.6
Aviation Turbo Fuel 24.8   34.4 37.8 40.3 41.5
Propane 10.4   1.4 1.6 1.3 1.5
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Natural Gas 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 57.0   40.2 41.3 40.7 43.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 28.6   49.2 48.7 48.8 47.0
Ethanol n.a.   2.2 1.6 1.8 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Gasoline 0.2   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Aviation Turbo Fuel 9.9   7.7 7.9 8.0 8.9
Propane 4.2   0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes:

1) “Off Road” includes vehicles not registered for on-road travel such as ATVs, snowmobiles, golf carts and some military vehicles.