Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 45: Urban Transit Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Urban Transit Energy Use (PJ) 24.6   41.1 38.0 42.0 39.8 37.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 3.1   3.8 4.0 4.4 3.8 3.8
Natural Gas 0.5   0.4 0.7 0.7 2.3 2.4
Motor Gasoline 1.1   0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 19.9   36.8 33.3 36.7 33.5 30.8
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 12.6   9.4 10.5 10.4 9.5 10.2
Natural Gas 1.9   0.9 1.8 1.6 5.7 6.5
Motor Gasoline 4.7   0.2 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 80.8   89.6 87.6 87.6 84.3 82.7
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 12,821   26,723 25,391 25,138 23,817 22,247
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 1.92   1.54 1.50 1.67 1.67 1.67
Urban Transit GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.7   2.8 2.6 2.8 2.7 2.5

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.4   2.6 2.4 2.6 2.4 2.2
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 10.4   5.8 6.1 6.1 5.3 5.6
Natural Gas 1.4   0.6 1.3 1.2 4.2 4.7
Motor Gasoline 4.6   0.1 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 83.5   93.4 92.4 92.3 90.0 89.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.0   68.5 67.7 67.8 66.9 66.4