Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 29: Urban Transit Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Urban Transit Energy Use (PJ) 5.3   5.0 5.7 4.6 4.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.3   0.8 0.8 0.1 0.1
Natural Gas 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 4.6   4.0 4.7 4.3 4.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 6.1   16.0 13.4 1.5 1.5
Natural Gas 5.3   4.3 3.3 4.6 5.6
Motor Gasoline 2.9   0.1 0.3 0.5 0.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 85.7   79.6 83.0 93.4 92.4
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 2,772   3,332 3,386 2,756 2,638
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 1.92   1.50 1.67 1.67 1.67
Urban Transit GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.3   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.3   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 4.1   3.6 2.7 3.2 3.9
Motor Gasoline 3.0   0.1 0.3 0.5 0.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 92.8   96.3 97.0 96.3 95.6
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 64.8   59.1 61.1 69.3 69.1

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.