Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 23: Passenger Air Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region
  1990   2014 2015 2016 2017
Passenger Air Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 180.9   263.8 269.8 277.1 284.9

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 12.8   9.2 9.8 13.9 12.7
Prince Edward Island 0.2   0.2 0.3 0.4 0.3
Nova Scotia 7.0   5.6 7.1 7.6 6.3
New Brunswick 1.3   2.1 1.7 1.4 1.5
Quebec 36.3   68.2 76.6 79.8 74.9
Ontario 51.3   68.6 73.7 77.9 89.6
Manitoba 7.2   5.2 5.0 5.0 7.0
Saskatchewan 3.5   7.1 5.2 3.9 3.5
Alberta 24.5   39.9 41.2 39.0 40.1
British Columbia and Territories 37.0   57.6 49.3 48.2 48.9

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 7.1   3.5 3.6 5.0 4.5
Prince Edward Island 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nova Scotia 3.9   2.1 2.6 2.7 2.2
New Brunswick 0.7   0.8 0.6 0.5 0.5
Quebec 20.1   25.9 28.4 28.8 26.3
Ontario 28.3   26.0 27.3 28.1 31.5
Manitoba 4.0   2.0 1.9 1.8 2.5
Saskatchewan 2.0   2.7 1.9 1.4 1.2
Alberta 13.5   15.1 15.3 14.1 14.1
British Columbia and Territories 20.4   21.8 18.3 17.4 17.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres1 (millions) 66,776   167,108 176,101 193,259 211,067
Energy Intensity1 (MJ/Pkm) 2.12   1.46 1.41 1.31 1.24
Passenger Air Transportation GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 12.5   18.2 18.6 19.1 19.7

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.9   0.6 0.7 1.0 0.9
Prince Edward Island 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nova Scotia 0.5   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4
New Brunswick 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Quebec 2.5   4.7 5.3 5.5 5.2
Ontario 3.5   4.7 5.1 5.4 6.2
Manitoba 0.5   0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5
Saskatchewan 0.2   0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2
Alberta 1.7   2.8 2.8 2.7 2.8
British Columbia and Territories 2.6   4.0 3.4 3.3 3.4

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 7.1   3.5 3.6 5.0 4.5
Prince Edward Island 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nova Scotia 3.9   2.1 2.6 2.7 2.2
New Brunswick 0.7   0.8 0.6 0.5 0.5
Quebec 20.1   25.9 28.4 28.8 26.3
Ontario 28.3   26.0 27.3 28.1 31.4
Manitoba 4.0   2.0 1.9 1.8 2.5
Saskatchewan 2.0   2.7 1.9 1.4 1.2
Alberta 13.5   15.1 15.3 14.1 14.1
British Columbia and Territories 20.4   21.8 18.3 17.4 17.2
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.2   69.1 69.1 69.1 69.1

Footnotes:

1) Excludes non-commercial aviation.