Transportation Sector
Newfoundland and Labrador
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2015 2016
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 14.3   30.3 29.9
Passenger Truck Transportation 5.4   14.1 14.0
Freight Truck Transportation 8.9   16.2 15.9

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 5.4   14.1 14.0
Freight Light Trucks 1.6   4.0 4.0
Medium Trucks 2.1   3.9 4.0
Heavy Trucks 5.2   8.3 8.0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 38.0   46.5 46.7
Freight Light Trucks 10.9   13.2 13.3
Medium Trucks 14.5   12.9 13.4
Heavy Trucks 36.6   27.5 26.6

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 1,778   5,894 5,906
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 2,641   6,215 6,824
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 3.06   2.39 2.37
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.36   2.61 2.34
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.0   2.1 2.0
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.4   0.9 0.9
Freight Truck Transportation 0.6   1.1 1.1

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 0.4   0.9 0.9
Freight Light Trucks 0.1   0.3 0.3
Medium Trucks 0.1   0.3 0.3
Heavy Trucks 0.4   0.6 0.6

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 38.2   45.5 45.7
Freight Light Trucks 10.9   12.9 13.0
Medium Trucks 14.3   13.1 13.6
Heavy Trucks 36.7   28.5 27.7
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   67.3 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   70.1 69.8