Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 34: Passenger Light Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Passenger Light Truck Energy Use (PJ) 29.5   48.9 50.8 53.1 55.3 58.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 26.6   46.0 47.9 50.2 52.2 57.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.5   0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 1.1
Ethanol n.a.   2.0 1.9 1.8 1.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.4   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 90.2   93.9 94.3 94.5 94.4 97.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.2   1.1 1.1 1.4 1.5 1.8
Ethanol n.a.   4.1 3.8 3.4 3.5 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 4.6   0.9 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 10,048   20,518 21,568 22,723 23,846 25,403
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.94   2.39 2.35 2.34 2.32 2.30
Passenger Light Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 2.1   3.3 3.4 3.6 3.7 3.9

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 1.9   3.1 3.2 3.4 3.5 3.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 90.8   94.1 94.4 94.6 94.6 97.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.3   1.2 1.2 1.5 1.6 1.9
Ethanol n.a.   3.9 3.6 3.3 3.4 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 3.9   0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.0   67.9 67.7 67.5 67.2 67.4