Transportation Sector
New Brunswick
Table 9: Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 45.1   54.0 54.2 55.0 53.5 51.6 49.5
Passenger Road Transportation 30.8   33.0 31.7 32.1 31.5 31.0 31.2
Freight Road Transportation 14.3   21.0 22.5 22.9 22.0 20.6 18.3

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.0   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 0.0
Motor Gasoline 31.5   33.4 33.3 33.1 32.9 33.1 33.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 13.6   20.5 20.9 21.9 20.5 18.5 15.6
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   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.0   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 0.0
Motor Gasoline 69.7   62.0 61.4 60.1 61.6 64.2 68.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 30.1   38.0 38.6 39.8 38.4 35.8 31.4
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 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 14,919   18,269 17,170 17,925 18,200 17,114 17,151
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,557   7,145 8,241 8,058 7,282 6,232 5,644
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.07   1.81 1.85 1.79 1.73 1.81 1.82
Freight Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.13   2.94 2.74 2.85 3.02 3.31 3.24
Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 3.1   3.8 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.4
Passenger Road Transportation 2.1   2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.1
Freight Road Transportation 1.0   1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.3

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.2   2.4 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.0   1.5 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.3 1.1
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 (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 69.3   61.7 61.0 59.6 60.9 63.4 67.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 30.6   38.2 39.0 40.4 39.0 36.6 32.3
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 0.2   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.4   70.5 70.1 69.9 69.5 69.1 68.8
Freight Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.1   70.7 70.7 70.7 70.6 70.5 70.3

Footnotes:

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