Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 14: Freight Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016
Freight Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 471.8   971.5 933.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.5 0.6
Motor Gasoline 164.6   346.8 365.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 290.6   618.7 561.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 16.6   5.5 6.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 34.9   35.7 39.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 61.6   63.7 60.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 3.5   0.6 0.7

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 135,114   354,548 373,110
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.49   2.74 2.50
Freight Road Transportation GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 32.8   68.0 65.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 11.4   23.4 24.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 20.4   44.2 40.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.0   0.3 0.4

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 34.6   34.4 37.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 62.3   65.0 61.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 3.0   0.5 0.6
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   70.0 69.6