Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 36: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2016 2017
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 687.3   1,495.7 1,511.9
Passenger Truck Transportation 215.5   550.9 558.4
Freight Truck Transportation 471.8   944.7 953.5

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.4 0.4
Motor Gasoline 370.8   905.2 912.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 296.2   582.8 592.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 20.1   7.3 7.3

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 54.0   60.5 60.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 43.1   39.0 39.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 2.9   0.5 0.5

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 74,426   248,629 254,934
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 136,088   375,153 402,451
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.90   2.22 2.19
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.47   2.52 2.37
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 47.7   102.8 103.9
Passenger Truck Transportation 14.9   37.0 37.5
Freight Truck Transportation 32.8   65.8 66.4

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 25.5   60.8 61.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 21.0   41.5 42.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.2   0.4 0.4

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 53.5   59.2 59.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 43.9   40.4 40.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 2.6   0.4 0.4
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.4   67.1 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.4   69.6 69.7