Transportation Sector
Nova Scotia
Table 29: Urban Transit Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Urban Transit Energy Use (PJ) 0.8   0.9 1.1 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.8   0.9 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
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 (%)
Electricity 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.8 13.1
Motor Gasoline 4.4   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 95.6   99.8 99.8 99.8 99.6 89.8 86.5
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
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

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 430   513 687 553 567 580 586
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 1.92   1.66 1.54 1.50 1.67 1.67 1.67
Urban Transit GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
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 (%)
Electricity  
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.9 9.3
Motor Gasoline 4.3   0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 95.7   99.9 99.8 99.8 99.6 92.7 90.3
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
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
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.1   71.4 71.4 71.4 71.4 69.2 68.4

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.