Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 35: Freight Light Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Freight Light Truck Energy Use (PJ) 16.0   20.8 21.6 22.2 23.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 10.0   18.1 19.1 19.8 21.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.6   0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4
Ethanol n.a.   0.7 0.7 0.7 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 5.4   1.7 1.5 1.2 1.2

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.2   0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Motor Gasoline 62.6   87.1 88.4 89.5 92.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 3.5   1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6
Ethanol n.a.   3.5 3.2 3.3 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 33.7   7.9 6.8 5.5 5.4

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 1,715   2,823 2,945 3,056 3,248
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 9.32   7.38 7.32 7.25 7.19
Freight Light Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.1   1.4 1.4 1.5 1.6

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.7   1.2 1.3 1.3 1.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.3   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 65.8   88.0 89.1 90.1 93.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 3.7   1.1 1.3 1.5 1.8
Ethanol n.a.   3.4 3.1 3.2 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 30.3   7.2 6.2 5.0 4.9
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 67.0   67.1 67.0 66.8 67.0