Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 33: Light Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Light Truck Energy Use (PJ) 33.1   59.1 61.5 53.0 51.9 56.2
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 25.7   45.9 47.7 41.2 40.3 43.7
Freight Light Truck Transportation 7.4   13.2 13.7 11.8 11.6 12.5

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 32.0   56.7 59.1 52.0 50.6 55.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.0   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3
Ethanol n.a.   2.1 2.1 0.8 1.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.1   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
Motor Gasoline 96.7   95.9 96.1 98.0 97.5 99.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.9   0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6
Ethanol 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.
Propane 0.4   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 8,981   19,287 20,227 17,660 17,371 19,109
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 827   1,790 1,875 1,635 1,609 1,766
Passenger Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.86   2.38 2.36 2.33 2.32 2.29
Freight Light Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 8.98   7.38 7.32 7.24 7.20 7.10
Light Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 2.3   4.0 4.2 3.6 3.5 3.8
Passenger Light Truck Transportation 1.8   3.1 3.2 2.8 2.7 2.9
Freight Light Truck Transportation 0.5   0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.3   3.9 4.0 3.5 3.4 3.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ethanol n.a.   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 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
Motor Gasoline 96.7   96.0 96.3 98.1 97.5 99.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 2.9   0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6
Ethanol n.a.   3.3 3.3 1.4 2.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.4   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Passenger Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   68.0 67.7 67.5 67.3 67.3
Freight Light Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.3   68.0 67.7 67.5 67.2 67.3