Transportation Sector
Alberta
Table 33: Light Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Light Truck Energy Use (PJ) 58.9   82.6 90.9 99.6 105.6 102.6
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 34.6   52.4 57.9 63.4 67.3 65.3
Freight Light Truck Transportation 24.4   30.2 33.0 36.2 38.3 37.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 51.2   77.4 84.5 94.0 99.2 100.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.1   1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2
Ethanol n.a.   3.1 4.7 3.6 4.4 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 6.6   1.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.9

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 86.9   93.8 92.9 94.3 94.0 97.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.9   1.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 11.2   1.2 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.9

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 9,991   19,590 21,915 24,283 26,063 25,520
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 2,235   3,616 4,018 4,456 4,758 4,671
Passenger Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 3.46   2.68 2.64 2.61 2.58 2.56
Freight Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 10.90   8.34 8.22 8.13 8.04 7.98
Light Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 4.1   5.6 6.1 6.7 7.1 6.9
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 2.4   3.6 3.9 4.3 4.5 4.4
Freight Light Truck Transportation 1.7   2.0 2.2 2.4 2.6 2.5

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 3.6   5.3 5.7 6.3 6.7 6.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.4   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 88.3   94.0 93.2 94.5 94.1 97.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.0   1.3 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.3
Ethanol n.a.   3.6 4.9 3.5 4.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 9.7   1.1 0.8 0.9 0.7 0.8
Passenger Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.1   68.0 67.6 67.5 67.2 67.3
Freight Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.2   67.8 67.5 67.3 67.1 67.2