Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  2000   2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 93.9   92.4 93.2 96.3 94.7 96.7 93.0
Passenger Truck Transportation 34.3   33.0 35.0 36.4 36.4 37.0 36.4
Freight Truck Transportation 59.6   59.4 58.2 59.9 58.3 59.7 56.6

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 47.9   47.1 48.6 50.4 50.5 51.2 51.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 45.9   45.2 44.5 45.9 44.1 45.4 41.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 51.0   50.9 52.2 52.3 53.4 53.0 55.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 48.9   48.9 47.8 47.6 46.6 47.0 44.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,316   12,860 13,696 14,266 14,404 14,691 14,560
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 21,378   21,046 20,955 20,960 20,764 21,446 18,686
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.58   2.57 2.56 2.55 2.53 2.52 2.50
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.79   2.82 2.78 2.86 2.81 2.78 3.03
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 6.6   6.5 6.6 6.8 6.7 6.8 6.5
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.4   2.3 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5
Freight Truck Transportation 4.2   4.2 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.0

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 3.4   3.3 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 3.3   3.2 3.2 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   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 0.0
Motor Gasoline 50.8   50.7 52.0 52.1 53.0 52.5 54.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 49.1   49.1 48.0 47.9 47.0 47.5 45.3
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.7   70.8 70.8 70.8 70.4 70.0 69.5
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.6   70.6 70.7 70.7 70.7 70.6 70.5