Transportation Sector
New Brunswick
Table 7: Secondary Energy Use by Transportation Mode
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Energy Use (PJ) 55.8   63.6 78.8 68.3 55.8 54.1 54.9
Passenger Transportation 32.2   32.2 38.7 36.6 30.6 28.4 29.1
Freight Transportation 22.0   28.1 36.8 28.3 21.7 22.1 22.2
Off-Road1 1.6   3.3 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.6

Energy Use by Transportation Mode (PJ)
Cars 20.3   14.2 16.7 16.0 12.7 11.0 11.8
Passenger Light Trucks 7.9   12.6 15.7 15.6 12.8 11.5 13.0
Freight Light Trucks 2.3   3.6 4.5 4.5 3.7 3.3 3.8
Medium Trucks 3.1   5.0 6.2 4.9 3.8 3.8 3.9
Heavy Trucks 8.9   10.5 13.9 10.6 8.2 8.8 8.6
Motorcycles 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
School Buses 0.5   0.8 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.6
Urban Transit 1.5   1.9 2.6 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.5
Inter-City Buses 0.5   0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Passenger Air 1.3   2.1 1.9 1.6 2.3 3.2 1.7
Freight Air 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
Passenger Rail 0.1   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Freight Rail 1.6   3.8 5.0 3.4 2.5 2.6 2.1
Marine 6.1   5.1 7.1 4.9 3.5 3.6 3.7
Off-Road1 1.6   3.3 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.6

Shares (%)
Cars 36.4   22.3 21.1 23.5 22.7 20.4 21.6
Passenger Light Trucks 14.2   19.8 19.9 22.8 23.0 21.3 23.7
Freight Light Trucks 4.1   5.7 5.8 6.6 6.6 6.2 6.8
Medium Trucks 5.5   7.8 7.9 7.2 6.8 7.0 7.1
Heavy Trucks 16.0   16.6 17.6 15.4 14.7 16.3 15.8
Motorcycles 0.1   0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
School Buses 1.0   1.3 1.4 1.2 1.1 1.0 1.0
Urban Transit 2.6   3.0 3.3 2.8 3.0 3.0 2.7
Inter-City Buses 0.9   0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Passenger Air 2.3   3.3 2.4 2.3 4.1 5.9 3.2
Freight Air 0.1   0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Passenger Rail 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Freight Rail 2.9   6.0 6.3 5.0 4.4 4.7 3.9
Marine 10.9   8.0 9.0 7.2 6.2 6.6 6.8
Off-Road1 2.9   5.2 4.2 5.0 6.3 6.6 6.5

Footnotes:

1) “Off Road” includes vehicles not registered for on-road travel such as ATVs, snowmobiles, golf carts and some military vehicles.