Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 12: Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 7.2   9.7 8.6 8.7 8.9
Passenger Road Transportation 5.3   6.7 5.9 5.8 5.9
Freight Road Transportation 1.9   3.0 2.6 2.9 3.0

Energy Use by Transportation Mode (PJ)
Cars 3.9   3.5 3.0 2.9 2.9
Passenger Light Trucks 1.4   3.1 2.7 2.7 2.8
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8
Medium Trucks 0.6   0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8
Heavy Trucks 0.9   1.3 1.1 1.4 1.4
Motorcycles 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
School Buses 0.0   0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Urban Transit 0.0   0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2
Inter-City Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Cars 53.7   36.2 34.6 33.0 32.3
Passenger Light Trucks 18.9   31.9 31.6 30.7 31.0
Freight Light Trucks 5.5   9.3 9.2 8.9 9.0
Medium Trucks 7.9   8.2 8.1 8.8 8.8
Heavy Trucks 13.1   13.4 13.4 15.7 15.9
Motorcycles 0.1   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
School Buses 0.1   0.2 0.7 0.6 0.7
Urban Transit 0.4   0.4 1.9 1.8 1.7
Inter-City Buses 0.1   0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 2,223   3,276 3,025 2,968 3,029
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 504   798 713 841 909
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.37   2.05 1.96 1.95 1.94
Freight Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.78   3.77 3.68 3.45 3.30
Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.5   0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6
Passenger Road Transportation 0.4   0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Freight Road Transportation 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode (Mt of CO2e)
Cars 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Passenger Light Trucks 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Freight Light Trucks 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Medium Trucks 0.0   0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Heavy Trucks 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Motorcycles 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
School Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Urban Transit 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inter-City Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Cars 53.8   35.9 34.2 32.5 31.9
Passenger Light Trucks 19.0   31.5 31.2 30.2 30.5
Freight Light Trucks 5.6   9.2 9.1 8.8 8.9
Medium Trucks 7.7   8.4 8.2 9.0 9.0
Heavy Trucks 13.2   14.0 14.0 16.5 16.6
Motorcycles 0.1   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
School Buses 0.1   0.2 0.7 0.7 0.7
Urban Transit 0.4   0.4 1.9 1.9 1.8
Inter-City Buses 0.1   0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.2   67.7 67.7 67.1 67.5
Freight Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.7   69.8 69.8 69.7 69.9

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.