Nearly all automobiles run on gasoline or diesel, which are made from oil.  Although renewable fuel content is now a standard Canadian requirement, Prince Edward Island's total residential energy use included no ethanol in 2006.
 
On average in 2010, passenger vehicles
consumed 104.39 GJ and
emitted 7.86 GHG tonnes per household.
 
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RESIDENTIAL

AUTOMOBILES

44.88%
consumption