Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 30: Car Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Car Energy Use (PJ) 705.5   577.6 565.0 562.5 533.4 530.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 1.1   0.9 0.7 0.5 1.2 0.9
Motor Gasoline 687.4   539.6 526.2 526.5 496.6 518.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 4.5   6.2 6.5 7.1 7.3 7.9
Ethanol n.a.   25.8 26.0 23.8 24.3 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 12.4   5.1 5.6 4.5 4.0 4.1

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.2   0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 97.4   93.4 93.1 93.6 93.1 97.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.6   1.1 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.5
Ethanol n.a.   4.5 4.6 4.2 4.5 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.8   0.9 1.0 0.8 0.7 0.8

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 311,376   313,350 309,489 310,141 295,273 295,843
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.27   1.84 1.83 1.81 1.81 1.79
Car GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 49.3   39.1 38.2 37.9 35.8 35.7

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
Motor Gasoline 48.2   36.7 35.6 35.6 33.4 34.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.3   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Ethanol n.a.   1.7 1.7 1.5 1.6 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.8   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
Motor Gasoline 97.7   93.7 93.4 93.8 93.3 97.6
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.7   1.1 1.2 1.4 1.5 1.6
Ethanol n.a.   4.3 4.4 4.1 4.4 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.5   0.8 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   67.8 67.6 67.4 67.2 67.3