Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 9: Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 50.1   106.5 118.5 129.7 121.1 124.5
Passenger Road Transportation 33.9   43.0 49.2 51.1 46.6 49.0
Freight Road Transportation 16.2   63.5 69.3 78.5 74.4 75.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 38.4   57.8 68.6 72.5 66.1 75.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 10.6   44.2 45.1 52.2 49.9 48.8
Ethanol n.a.   4.3 4.6 4.8 4.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.1   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 76.6   54.3 57.9 55.9 54.6 60.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 21.2   41.5 38.0 40.3 41.2 39.2
Ethanol n.a.   4.0 3.9 3.7 4.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 2.2   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 12,523   20,887 23,964 25,052 22,797 23,940
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,299   18,597 20,361 24,078 24,193 25,408
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.70   2.06 2.05 2.04 2.05 2.05
Freight Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.77   3.42 3.40 3.26 3.08 2.97
Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 3.5   7.4 8.2 9.0 8.3 8.6
Passenger Road Transportation 2.4   2.9 3.3 3.5 3.1 3.3
Freight Road Transportation 1.1   4.5 4.8 5.5 5.2 5.3

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.7   3.9 4.6 4.9 4.5 5.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.7   3.2 3.2 3.7 3.6 3.5
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 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 76.8   53.3 56.8 54.8 53.4 59.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 21.3   42.8 39.4 41.7 42.7 40.6
Ethanol n.a.   3.8 3.6 3.5 3.8 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.9   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.0   68.1 67.8 67.6 67.4 67.6
Freight Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.7   70.1 69.9 70.0 69.9 69.9

Footnotes:

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