Transportation Sector
New Brunswick
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2015 2016
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 22.2   30.9 35.3
Passenger Truck Transportation 7.9   14.5 17.0
Freight Truck Transportation 14.3   16.4 18.2

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 7.9   14.5 17.0
Freight Light Trucks 2.3   4.2 4.9
Medium Trucks 3.1   4.0 4.7
Heavy Trucks 8.9   8.2 8.6

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 35.7   47.0 48.3
Freight Light Trucks 10.3   13.6 13.9
Medium Trucks 13.7   12.9 13.3
Heavy Trucks 40.3   26.6 24.4

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 2,842   6,406 7,636
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,521   5,324 6,409
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.79   2.26 2.23
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.16   3.07 2.84
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.6   2.1 2.4
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.6   1.0 1.1
Freight Truck Transportation 1.0   1.1 1.3

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 0.6   1.0 1.1
Freight Light Trucks 0.2   0.3 0.3
Medium Trucks 0.2   0.3 0.3
Heavy Trucks 0.6   0.6 0.6

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 35.9   46.0 47.4
Freight Light Trucks 10.3   13.3 13.7
Medium Trucks 13.5   13.1 13.5
Heavy Trucks 40.3   27.6 25.5
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   67.3 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.0   70.0 69.6