Transportation Sector
Ontario
Table 1: Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 635.2   857.3 893.2 870.7 881.3
Passenger Transportation 417.0   496.0 524.3 506.5 515.3
Freight Transportation 196.7   320.7 327.6 322.1 323.1
Off-Road1 21.5   40.6 41.3 42.1 42.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 1.4   1.5 1.5 1.5 1.6
Natural Gas 0.5   0.6 0.4 0.6 0.6
Motor Gasoline 423.0   499.3 532.0 518.6 559.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 135.3   237.3 235.7 227.4 232.2
Ethanol n.a.   29.9 30.3 31.5 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 13.2   11.5 15.5 14.9 10.4
Aviation Gasoline 1.5   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3
Aviation Turbo Fuel 51.7   68.7 71.9 70.6 72.0
Propane 8.6   8.3 5.8 5.3 5.2
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 66.6   58.2 59.6 59.6 63.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 21.3   27.7 26.4 26.1 26.3
Ethanol n.a.   3.5 3.4 3.6 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 2.1   1.3 1.7 1.7 1.2
Aviation Gasoline 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Turbo Fuel 8.1   8.0 8.0 8.1 8.2
Propane 1.4   1.0 0.7 0.6 0.6
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes:

1) “Off Road” includes vehicles not registered for on-road travel such as ATVs, snowmobiles, golf carts and some military vehicles.