Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 134.9   208.9 216.9 215.8 216.4 229.0 238.6
Passenger Truck Transportation 37.1   71.1 71.8 73.1 72.8 77.5 74.1
Freight Truck Transportation 97.8   137.8 145.1 142.7 143.7 151.5 164.4

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   112.8 118.3 115.9 114.7 123.9 120.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 71.6   95.8 98.4 99.7 101.4 104.7 117.6
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 0.8   0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.3

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 46.3   54.0 54.5 53.7 53.0 54.1 50.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.1   45.9 45.3 46.2 46.8 45.7 49.3
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 0.6   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,504   28,924 29,374 30,151 30,113 32,363 31,295
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 30,965   50,297 52,344 52,932 54,709 54,394 57,960
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.75   2.46 2.45 2.42 2.42 2.40 2.37
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.16   2.74 2.77 2.70 2.63 2.78 2.84
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 9.4   14.8 15.3 15.2 15.2 16.0 16.7
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.6   5.0 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.4 5.1
Freight Truck Transportation 6.8   9.7 10.2 10.1 10.1 10.6 11.6

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   7.9 8.3 8.1 7.9 8.5 8.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.1   6.8 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.4 8.4
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 0.0   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
Motor Gasoline 45.7   53.8 54.1 53.2 52.3 53.3 49.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.8   46.2 45.8 46.7 47.5 46.5 50.3
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 0.5   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   70.8 70.3 70.0 69.5 69.1 68.7
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.6 70.4 70.5 70.4 70.3 70.3