Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 20: Car Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Car Energy Use (PJ) 75.5   74.3 74.9 71.3 69.5 67.1 66.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.5   0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 69.4   70.7 70.9 68.5 66.7 64.3 64.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.0   0.8 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.9
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 n.a. n.a.
Propane 4.6   2.4 2.9 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.7   0.7 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1
Motor Gasoline 91.9   95.1 94.6 96.1 96.1 95.9 96.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.3   1.1 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.2 1.3
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 n.a. n.a.
Propane 6.1   3.2 3.9 2.6 2.8 2.8 2.5

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 31,472   35,719 36,126 34,580 33,892 32,919 33,196
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.40   2.08 2.07 2.06 2.05 2.04 2.02
Car GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 5.2   5.2 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.7

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   4.9 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.5 4.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.0 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 n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.3   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.5   0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 92.8   95.6 95.2 96.5 96.5 96.3 96.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.3   1.1 1.0 1.0 0.9 1.2 1.4
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 n.a. n.a.
Propane 5.4   2.8 3.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.2
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.5   69.5 69.6 70.0 70.0 70.0 70.0