Transportation Sector
Nova Scotia
Table 25: Passenger Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Passenger Truck Energy Use (PJ) 11.0   13.8 14.5 13.1 13.9 15.9 16.3 14.2 12.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 10.7   13.8 14.4 13.1 13.8 15.2 15.7 14.0 12.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.3   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.0
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. 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 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 97.5   99.5 99.5 99.4 99.5 96.0 96.1 98.4 99.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.3   0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 3.5 3.5 1.1 0.3
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 3,850   5,798 6,163 5,641 6,021 6,961 7,199 6,362 5,834
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.85   2.38 2.35 2.33 2.31 2.28 2.26 2.24 2.22
Passenger Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.8   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.9

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.7   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. 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 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 97.5   99.5 99.5 99.4 99.5 96.0 96.2 98.4 99.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.4   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 3.4 3.4 1.1 0.2
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.1 68.7 68.5 68.2 67.8 67.5 67.3 67.1