Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 10: Passenger Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2016 2017
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 219.7   240.9 238.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 1.2   1.1 1.7
Natural Gas 0.2   1.4 1.4
Motor Gasoline 209.6   227.6 226.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 7.7   10.4 8.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.0   0.4 0.4

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.5   0.5 0.7
Natural Gas 0.1   0.6 0.6
Motor Gasoline 95.4   94.5 95.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 3.5   4.3 3.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.4   0.2 0.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 95,245   126,755 127,986
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.31   1.90 1.86
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 15.1   16.1 15.9

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 14.5   15.3 15.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.5   0.7 0.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.1   0.4 0.4
Motor Gasoline 95.9   94.8 95.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 3.6   4.6 3.8
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.4   0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.8   66.8 66.6

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.