Nearly all automobiles run on gasoline or diesel, which are made from oil.  Although renewable fuel content is now a standard Canadian requirement, ethanol represented only 0.35% of Quebec's total residential energy use in 2010.
 
On average in 2010, passenger vehicles
consumed 76.02 GJ and
emitted 7.16 GHG tonnes per household.
 
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Residents in Quebec can participate in the government's electric vehicle incentive program, which provides financial incentives to purchase new electric vehicles (EVs).  Rebates are also available to install charging systems at individual homes and businesses. Green licence plates identify EVs.
 
RESIDENTIAL

AUTOMOBILES

40.70%
consumption