Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 51: Light Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Light Truck Energy Use (PJ) 313.1   654.1 683.2 681.4 714.7 755.5
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 215.5   469.0 489.9 488.4 513.2 542.5
Freight Light Truck Transportation 97.6   185.1 193.2 192.9 201.5 213.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 285.6   610.0 641.7 637.7 701.1 740.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 7.9   4.8 5.5 6.1 7.5 8.3
Ethanol n.a.   31.0 29.2 31.5 n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 19.5   8.1 6.7 5.9 6.0 6.7

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 91.2   93.3 93.9 93.6 98.1 98.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.5   0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1
Ethanol n.a.   4.7 4.3 4.6 n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 6.2   1.2 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.9

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 75,089   204,685 215,863 216,205 229,407 244,908
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 10,508   25,647 27,006 27,091 28,576 30,485
Passenger Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.87   2.29 2.27 2.26 2.24 2.22
Freight Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 9.28   7.22 7.15 7.12 7.05 6.99
Light Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 21.8   44.2 46.0 45.7 48.1 50.6
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 15.1   31.7 33.0 32.8 34.6 36.4
Freight Light Truck Transportation 6.7   12.5 13.0 12.9 13.5 14.3

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 20.1   41.3 43.3 42.9 47.2 49.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.6   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6
Ethanol n.a.   2.0 1.9 2.0 n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.2   0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 92.0   93.5 94.1 93.8 98.1 98.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.6   0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2
Ethanol n.a.   4.6 4.1 4.4 n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 5.4   1.1 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8
Passenger Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.2   67.6 67.4 67.2 67.3 67.1
Freight Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.7   67.4 67.3 67.0 67.2 66.9