Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 134.9   126.9 134.2 144.4 162.7 170.6 176.7
Passenger Truck Transportation 37.1   36.0 39.5 42.7 47.3 49.7 53.1
Freight Truck Transportation 97.8   90.9 94.7 101.7 115.4 120.9 123.7

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 62.5   59.8 65.6 70.5 78.1 81.0 87.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 71.6   66.4 67.8 73.4 84.1 89.1 88.8
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 0.8   0.8 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.4

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 46.3   47.1 48.8 48.8 48.0 47.5 49.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.1   52.3 50.5 50.8 51.7 52.2 50.2
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 0.6   0.6 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,504   13,681 15,454 16,677 18,506 19,560 20,875
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 30,965   28,782 30,175 33,214 38,854 40,915 41,591
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.75   2.63 2.56 2.56 2.55 2.54 2.54
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.16   3.16 3.14 3.06 2.97 2.95 2.97
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 9.4   8.9 9.4 10.1 11.4 12.0 12.4
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.6   2.5 2.7 3.0 3.3 3.5 3.7
Freight Truck Transportation 6.8   6.4 6.6 7.1 8.1 8.5 8.7

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 4.3   4.1 4.5 4.9 5.4 5.6 6.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.1   4.7 4.8 5.2 5.9 6.3 6.3
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 0.0 0.0
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.1 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
Motor Gasoline 45.7   46.5 48.2 48.2 47.4 47.0 49.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.8   53.0 51.2 51.5 52.3 52.7 50.7
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 0.5   0.5 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.5 69.4 69.4 69.7 69.9 70.2
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   69.9 69.9 69.9 70.0 70.1 70.2