Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 24: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 3.3   5.1 6.2 6.1 5.3 5.6 5.8
Passenger Truck Transportation 1.4   2.8 3.1 3.1 2.7 2.7 2.8
Freight Truck Transportation 1.9   2.4 3.1 3.0 2.6 2.9 3.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 2.1   4.0 4.2 4.2 3.8 3.3 3.9
Diesel Fuel Oil 1.2   1.2 1.8 1.7 1.5 1.8 1.9
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 63.5   77.4 68.4 69.3 71.3 59.2 67.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 36.2   22.6 29.1 28.2 28.2 31.9 32.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 2.5 2.5 0.6 8.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.3   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 475   1,059 1,198 1,216 1,072 1,072 1,115
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 504   569 806 798 713 841 909
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.86   2.60 2.57 2.55 2.52 2.49 2.47
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.78   4.14 3.85 3.77 3.68 3.45 3.30
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Freight Truck Transportation 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 0.1   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Natural Gas 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Motor Gasoline 63.4   76.6 67.5 68.3 70.1 58.4 66.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 36.3   23.4 30.2 29.3 29.3 33.3 33.9
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 2.4 2.4 0.6 8.4 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Propane 0.3   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   68.4 68.0 67.7 67.5 66.9 67.3
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.7   69.8 69.9 69.8 69.8 69.7 69.9