Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 1: Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 399.4   550.5 542.4 508.5 514.1
Passenger Transportation 256.3   321.6 320.8 299.2 307.0
Freight Transportation 131.2   205.8 198.2 185.6 183.0
Off-Road1 12.0   23.1 23.3 23.8 24.1

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 1.2   1.4 1.8 1.8 1.8
Natural Gas 0.2   0.1 0.2 1.4 1.4
Motor Gasoline 248.4   298.5 296.2 282.3 301.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 91.9   141.0 135.5 125.4 129.1
Ethanol n.a.   10.5 10.3 10.7 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 18.4   20.9 19.8 16.4 8.7
Aviation Gasoline 0.9   0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Aviation Turbo Fuel 36.9   76.9 77.2 69.3 70.2
Propane 1.7   0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.3   0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3
Motor Gasoline 62.2   54.2 54.6 55.5 58.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 23.0   25.6 25.0 24.7 25.1
Ethanol n.a.   1.9 1.9 2.1 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 4.6   3.8 3.7 3.2 1.7
Aviation Gasoline 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Aviation Turbo Fuel 9.2   14.0 14.2 13.6 13.7
Propane 0.4   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
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.