Fact #699: October 31, 2011
Transportation Energy Use by Mode and Fuel Type, 2009
Highway vehicles are responsible for most of the energy consumed by the transportation sector. Most of the fuel used in light vehicles is gasoline, while most of the fuel used in med/heavy trucks and buses is diesel.
trucks & buses
|TOTAL Highway & Nonhighway||8.9||3.2||0.4||1.0||0.0||0.0||0.0||13.6|