Transportation Sector
Ontario
Table 7: Secondary Energy Use by Transportation Mode
  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 Transportation Mode (PJ)
Cars 281.5   226.6 235.9 223.7 223.1
Passenger Light Trucks 69.9   178.9 194.6 191.7 199.9
Freight Light Trucks 25.5   61.9 66.1 65.0 67.7
Medium Trucks 43.3   64.5 63.9 65.6 64.7
Heavy Trucks 83.4   162.8 161.5 154.7 158.7
Motorcycles 0.8   2.0 2.1 2.0 2.0
School Buses 4.4   5.2 4.5 4.1 4.3
Urban Transit 6.0   13.7 14.4 13.2 12.7
Inter-City Buses 2.2   1.9 2.1 2.1 2.0
Passenger Air 51.3   67.3 70.4 69.2 70.9
Freight Air 2.0   1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5
Passenger Rail 1.0   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Freight Rail 22.0   15.5 16.4 17.7 17.6
Marine 20.4   14.4 17.9 17.5 13.0
Off-Road1 21.5   40.6 41.3 42.1 42.9

Shares (%)
Cars 44.3   26.4 26.4 25.7 25.3
Passenger Light Trucks 11.0   20.9 21.8 22.0 22.7
Freight Light Trucks 4.0   7.2 7.4 7.5 7.7
Medium Trucks 6.8   7.5 7.2 7.5 7.3
Heavy Trucks 13.1   19.0 18.1 17.8 18.0
Motorcycles 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
School Buses 0.7   0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Urban Transit 0.9   1.6 1.6 1.5 1.4
Inter-City Buses 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Passenger Air 8.1   7.9 7.9 8.0 8.0
Freight Air 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Passenger Rail 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Freight Rail 3.5   1.8 1.8 2.0 2.0
Marine 3.2   1.7 2.0 2.0 1.5
Off-Road1 3.4   4.7 4.6 4.8 4.9

Footnotes:

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