Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 59: Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region
  1990   2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Heavy Truck1 Energy Use (PJ) 253.6   435.1 453.7 457.5 450.3 466.2

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 5.2   7.5 7.9 8.0 7.5 7.9
Prince Edward Island 0.9   1.1 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.8
Nova Scotia 10.0   11.1 11.4 9.8 11.3 11.0
New Brunswick 8.9   13.1 12.3 10.2 9.4 10.5
Quebec 60.5   87.0 88.0 97.9 89.7 87.1
Ontario 83.4   147.7 148.3 147.6 145.2 151.5
Manitoba 10.4   17.3 17.1 17.8 18.6 18.3
Saskatchewan 8.4   24.7 28.2 27.2 30.5 31.3
Alberta 38.9   93.5 101.7 100.2 106.2 116.8
British Columbia and Territories 26.9   32.0 37.8 37.9 31.1 31.0

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.1   1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Nova Scotia 3.9   2.6 2.5 2.1 2.5 2.4
New Brunswick 3.5   3.0 2.7 2.2 2.1 2.3
Quebec 23.9   20.0 19.4 21.4 19.9 18.7
Ontario 32.9   33.9 32.7 32.3 32.3 32.5
Manitoba 4.1   4.0 3.8 3.9 4.1 3.9
Saskatchewan 3.3   5.7 6.2 5.9 6.8 6.7
Alberta 15.3   21.5 22.4 21.9 23.6 25.1
British Columbia and Territories 10.6   7.4 8.3 8.3 6.9 6.7

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 110,976   225,105 224,839 223,802 208,531 221,767
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.29   1.93 2.02 2.04 2.16 2.10
Heavy Truck1 GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 17.8   31.1 32.4 32.7 32.2 33.3

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.4   0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6
Prince Edward Island 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nova Scotia 0.7   0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8
New Brunswick 0.6   0.9 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.8
Quebec 4.3   6.2 6.3 7.0 6.4 6.2
Ontario 5.9   10.5 10.6 10.5 10.4 10.8
Manitoba 0.7   1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3
Saskatchewan 0.6   1.8 2.0 1.9 2.2 2.2
Alberta 2.7   6.7 7.3 7.2 7.6 8.3
British Columbia and Territories 1.9   2.3 2.7 2.7 2.2 2.2

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.1   1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Nova Scotia 3.9   2.6 2.5 2.1 2.5 2.4
New Brunswick 3.5   3.0 2.7 2.2 2.1 2.3
Quebec 23.9   20.0 19.4 21.4 19.9 18.7
Ontario 32.9   33.9 32.7 32.3 32.3 32.5
Manitoba 4.1   4.0 3.8 3.9 4.1 3.9
Saskatchewan 3.3   5.7 6.2 5.9 6.8 6.7
Alberta 15.3   21.5 22.4 21.9 23.6 25.1
British Columbia and Territories 10.6   7.4 8.3 8.3 6.9 6.7
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.3   71.4 71.4 71.4 71.4 71.4

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.