Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 20: Car Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
Car Energy Use (PJ) 75.5   76.5 75.1 76.4 77.1 74.7 73.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.5   0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.3
Motor Gasoline 69.4   70.0 69.8 72.0 71.9 70.1 69.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.0   1.0 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.8
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 4.6   4.6 3.4 2.8 3.8 3.5 2.4

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.7   1.1 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.5 0.4
Motor Gasoline 91.9   91.5 93.0 94.2 93.2 93.9 95.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.3   1.3 1.4 1.1 0.9 1.0 1.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 6.1   6.0 4.6 3.7 5.0 4.6 3.3

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 31,472   32,550 33,285 34,544 35,292 35,400 34,714
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.40   2.35 2.26 2.21 2.19 2.11 2.10
Car GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 5.2   5.2 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.2 5.1

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 4.8   4.8 4.8 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 0.3   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.5   0.8 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.3
Motor Gasoline 92.8   92.4 93.7 94.9 94.0 94.5 95.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.3   1.4 1.5 1.2 0.9 1.0 1.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Propane 5.4   5.4 4.0 3.3 4.4 4.1 2.9
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.5   68.4 68.6 68.6 68.7 69.0 69.3