Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 67.3   105.1 109.5
Passenger Truck Transportation 25.7   48.2 52.0
Freight Truck Transportation 41.6   56.9 57.5

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 37.2   68.0 74.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 29.9   37.0 35.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 55.3   64.7 67.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 44.5   35.2 32.4
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.2   0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 8,981   21,150 23,156
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 12,764   20,020 22,044
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.86   2.28 2.24
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.26   2.84 2.61
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 4.7   7.2 7.5
Passenger Truck Transportation 1.8   3.2 3.5
Freight Truck Transportation 2.9   4.0 4.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.6   4.6 5.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.1   2.6 2.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 55.2   63.4 66.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 44.6   36.6 33.7
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.2   0.0 0.0
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   67.3 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.1 69.7