Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 18: Freight Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region
  1990   2015 2016
Freight Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 471.8   971.5 933.3

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 8.9   16.2 15.9
Prince Edward Island 1.9   3.0 3.0
Nova Scotia 16.6   21.3 20.4
New Brunswick 14.3   16.4 18.2
Quebec 97.8   157.3 158.2
Ontario 152.2   276.9 268.2
Manitoba 18.0   31.1 32.0
Saskatchewan 16.2   75.4 71.7
Alberta 85.3   254.4 230.8
British Columbia and Territories 60.7   119.5 114.8

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.9   1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.3
Nova Scotia 3.5   2.2 2.2
New Brunswick 3.0   1.7 2.0
Quebec 20.7   16.2 17.0
Ontario 32.3   28.5 28.7
Manitoba 3.8   3.2 3.4
Saskatchewan 3.4   7.8 7.7
Alberta 18.1   26.2 24.7
British Columbia and Territories 12.9   12.3 12.3

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 135,114   354,548 373,110
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.49   2.74 2.50
Freight Road Transportation GHG Emissions1 (Mt of CO2e) 32.8   68.0 65.0

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.6   1.1 1.1
Prince Edward Island 0.1   0.2 0.2
Nova Scotia 1.2   1.5 1.4
New Brunswick 1.0   1.1 1.3
Quebec 6.8   11.0 11.0
Ontario 10.6   19.4 18.7
Manitoba 1.2   2.2 2.2
Saskatchewan 1.1   5.3 5.0
Alberta 5.9   17.8 16.1
British Columbia and Territories 4.2   8.3 8.0

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.9   1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.3
Nova Scotia 3.5   2.2 2.2
New Brunswick 3.0   1.7 2.0
Quebec 20.8   16.2 17.0
Ontario 32.3   28.5 28.7
Manitoba 3.8   3.2 3.4
Saskatchewan 3.4   7.8 7.7
Alberta 18.0   26.2 24.8
British Columbia and Territories 12.8   12.3 12.2
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   70.0 69.6

Footnotes:

1) There is no electricity used in freight transportation.