Transportation Sector
Newfoundland and Labrador
Table 11: Freight Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Freight Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 8.9   13.2 12.6 14.8 14.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.7   4.9 4.4 5.1 5.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 6.2   8.2 8.1 9.5 9.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.2 0.1 0.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 30.1   36.9 35.2 34.8 38.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 69.7   61.8 64.0 64.2 61.5
Ethanol n.a.   1.3 0.7 0.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 2,630   4,151 4,182 5,137 5,335
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.37   3.18 3.01 2.88 2.78
Freight Road Transportation GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.6   0.9 0.9 1.0 1.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.2   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.4   0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 29.8   35.7 34.0 33.5 37.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 70.1   63.1 65.3 65.6 62.8
Ethanol n.a.   1.2 0.6 0.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.0 70.1 70.0 69.9