The total energy consumption in transport in Mtoe from 1990 onwards. Transport modes included are bunkers (sea), air transport (domestic and international), inland navigation, rail transport and road transport (split by passenger and freight). The most recent year is an extrapolation based on monthly fuel deliveries.
1000 Tonnes of Oil Equivalent (The tonne of oil equivalent is a conventional standardised unit for measuring energy, defined on the basis of a tonne of oil with a net calorific value of 41 868 kilojoules/kg)
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If you run a business and need to deliver mail and parcels regularly around town, use a bicycle courier service if one is available. Bicycles bypass traffic; are quick; and you will contribute to the improvement of urban air quality in your area.
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