Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 38: Freight Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Freight Truck Energy Use (PJ) 471.8   974.8 978.2 1,005.1 1,004.7 991.9

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.1   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.6
Motor Gasoline 164.6   296.7 303.6 321.5 324.6 343.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 290.6   656.2 651.2 662.7 658.3 642.1
Ethanol n.a.   14.3 15.6 14.4 15.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 16.6   7.3 7.6 6.2 5.4 5.5

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Motor Gasoline 34.9   30.4 31.0 32.0 32.3 34.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 61.6   67.3 66.6 65.9 65.5 64.7
Ethanol n.a.   1.5 1.6 1.4 1.6 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 3.5   0.8 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.6

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 134,572   302,611 313,580 327,845 341,750 354,985
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.51   3.22 3.12 3.07 2.94 2.79
Freight Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 32.8   68.4 68.6 70.4 70.4 69.5

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 11.4   20.2 20.6 21.8 21.9 23.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 20.4   46.9 46.5 47.4 47.0 45.9
Ethanol n.a.   0.9 1.0 0.9 1.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 1.0   0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 34.7   29.5 30.0 30.9 31.2 33.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 62.3   68.5 67.8 67.2 66.9 66.1
Ethanol n.a.   1.4 1.5 1.3 1.5 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 3.0   0.7 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   70.2 70.1 70.1 70.0 70.0