Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 134.9   253.3 250.7 244.9 234.5 245.6
Passenger Truck Transportation 37.1   85.1 84.6 85.9 82.7 88.0
Freight Truck Transportation 97.8   168.2 166.0 158.9 151.8 157.5

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Motor Gasoline 62.5   132.6 131.5 132.8 128.5 140.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 71.6   115.4 114.1 107.0 100.6 104.9
Ethanol n.a.   4.9 4.6 4.6 4.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.8   0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 46.3   52.4 52.4 54.2 54.8 57.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.1   45.6 45.5 43.7 42.9 42.7
Ethanol n.a.   1.9 1.8 1.9 2.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,626   37,185 37,337 38,255 36,918 39,579
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 30,592   56,846 58,697 56,703 56,591 62,622
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.73   2.29 2.27 2.25 2.24 2.22
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.20   2.96 2.83 2.80 2.68 2.52
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 9.4   17.6 17.4 16.9 16.2 17.0
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.6   5.8 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.9
Freight Truck Transportation 6.8   11.8 11.7 11.1 10.6 11.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 4.4   9.0 8.9 9.0 8.7 9.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.0   8.2 8.2 7.6 7.2 7.5
Ethanol n.a.   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 46.2   51.2 51.2 52.9 53.5 55.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.3   46.8 46.9 45.1 44.4 44.2
Ethanol n.a.   1.8 1.7 1.8 1.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.5   0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   68.0 67.7 67.5 67.2 67.3
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.3 70.2 70.1 70.1 70.1