Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 134.9   232.4 236.4 253.0 250.5 244.7 234.3
Passenger Truck Transportation 37.1   77.4 79.1 85.1 84.7 85.9 82.7
Freight Truck Transportation 97.8   155.0 157.3 168.0 165.8 158.7 151.6

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   125.1 128.6 132.6 131.5 132.8 128.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 71.6   107.0 107.4 115.1 113.9 106.8 100.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. 4.9 4.6 4.6 4.9
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.8   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 46.3   53.8 54.4 52.4 52.5 54.3 54.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.1   46.0 45.4 45.5 45.5 43.7 42.9
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. 1.9 1.8 1.9 2.1
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.6   0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,504   33,034 34,276 37,185 37,340 38,259 36,887
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 30,965   51,279 52,751 56,807 58,636 56,644 57,203
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.75   2.34 2.31 2.29 2.27 2.25 2.24
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.16   3.02 2.98 2.96 2.83 2.80 2.65
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 9.4   16.2 16.4 17.5 17.3 16.9 16.1
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.6   5.3 5.4 5.8 5.7 5.8 5.5
Freight Truck Transportation 6.8   10.9 11.0 11.8 11.6 11.1 10.6

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   8.5 8.7 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 5.1   7.6 7.6 8.2 8.1 7.6 7.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
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   52.8 53.3 51.3 51.2 53.0 53.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 53.8   47.1 46.6 46.7 46.8 45.1 44.4
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. 1.9 1.8 1.8 2.0
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 0.2 0.2 0.2
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   68.5 68.2 67.8 67.5 67.3 67.0
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.2 70.1 70.1 70.0 69.9 69.8