Transportation Sector
Nova Scotia
Table 3: Freight Transportation Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Freight Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 31.8   28.3 32.9 28.3 26.8 25.7 26.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 5.2   6.1 6.6 6.7 5.9 5.6 5.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 18.6   19.2 23.6 18.9 18.9 18.4 19.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 7.8   2.9 2.3 2.5 1.8 1.6 1.4
Aviation Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Turbo Fuel 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Propane 0.1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Coal 0.0   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 0.0
Motor Gasoline 16.3   21.4 20.0 23.5 22.1 21.6 22.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 58.4   67.7 71.8 66.7 70.5 71.6 72.2
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.7 0.8 0.3 0.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Light Fuel Oil and Kerosene 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Fuel Oil 24.6   10.3 7.1 8.7 6.7 6.2 5.2
Aviation Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Turbo Fuel 0.5   0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.3
Propane 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Coal 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0