Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 23: Bus Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Bus Type
  2000   2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Bus Energy Use (PJ) 6.3   5.6 6.5 8.0 6.9 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.8

Energy Use by Bus Type (PJ)
School Buses 1.9   1.6 1.7 2.3 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.6 1.6
Urban Transit 3.4   3.1 3.7 4.5 4.1 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.4
Inter-City Buses 1.0   0.9 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8

Shares (%)
School Buses 30.5   28.1 26.7 29.2 26.2 27.1 28.9 26.4 28.0
Urban Transit 54.4   55.6 57.0 56.4 60.1 58.3 57.2 59.7 58.7
Inter-City Buses 15.1   16.3 16.3 14.4 13.8 14.5 14.0 13.8 13.3

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 6,095   5,551 6,529 8,254 7,083 6,968 7,614 6,066 5,936
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 1.04   1.01 1.00 0.97 0.97 0.92 0.81 0.98 0.98
Bus GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 0.4   0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4

GHG Emissions by Bus Type (Mt of CO2e)
School Buses 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Urban Transit 0.2   0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2
Inter-City Buses 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
School Buses 30.4   28.2 26.7 29.2 26.2 27.2 29.0 26.4 28.0
Urban Transit 54.5   55.5 57.0 56.3 60.0 58.2 57.0 59.8 58.7
Inter-City Buses 15.1   16.3 16.3 14.5 13.8 14.6 14.0 13.8 13.3
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.9   70.8 70.9 70.9 70.8 70.8 70.9 71.1 71.2

Footnotes:

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