Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 59: Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region
  1990   1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Heavy Truck1 Energy Use (PJ) 253.6   337.0 365.4 370.6 387.2 408.2

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 5.2   5.1 6.2 6.6 6.5 6.9
Prince Edward Island 0.9   1.0 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.9
Nova Scotia 10.0   11.4 12.2 11.9 13.2 12.5
New Brunswick 8.9   13.7 13.6 13.5 15.3 17.2
Quebec 60.5   77.7 84.4 86.1 88.4 83.3
Ontario 83.4   104.7 118.3 121.1 130.4 141.0
Manitoba 10.4   13.8 13.5 12.7 12.6 12.6
Saskatchewan 8.4   14.3 14.6 13.1 13.4 15.1
Alberta 38.9   56.8 62.8 67.1 69.5 78.0
British Columbia and Territories 26.9   38.6 38.6 37.1 36.3 39.8

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.1   1.5 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5
Nova Scotia 3.9   3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.1
New Brunswick 3.5   4.1 3.7 3.7 4.0 4.2
Quebec 23.9   23.1 23.1 23.2 22.8 20.4
Ontario 32.9   31.1 32.4 32.7 33.7 34.5
Manitoba 4.1   4.1 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1
Saskatchewan 3.3   4.2 4.0 3.5 3.5 3.7
Alberta 15.3   16.8 17.2 18.1 17.9 19.1
British Columbia and Territories 10.6   11.4 10.6 10.0 9.4 9.7

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 112,077   157,053 172,975 178,145 189,077 202,453
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.26   2.15 2.11 2.08 2.05 2.02
Heavy Truck1 GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 17.9   23.9 25.9 26.3 27.5 29.0

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.4   0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Prince Edward Island 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nova Scotia 0.7   0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.9
New Brunswick 0.6   1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.2
Quebec 4.3   5.5 6.0 6.1 6.3 5.9
Ontario 5.9   7.4 8.4 8.6 9.3 10.0
Manitoba 0.7   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9
Saskatchewan 0.6   1.0 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1
Alberta 2.8   4.0 4.4 4.8 4.9 5.5
British Columbia and Territories 1.9   2.7 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.8

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.1   1.5 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5
Nova Scotia 3.9   3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.1
New Brunswick 3.5   4.1 3.7 3.7 4.0 4.2
Quebec 23.9   23.1 23.1 23.2 22.8 20.4
Ontario 32.9   31.1 32.4 32.7 33.7 34.5
Manitoba 4.1   4.1 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1
Saskatchewan 3.3   4.2 4.0 3.5 3.5 3.7
Alberta 15.3   16.8 17.2 18.1 17.9 19.1
British Columbia and Territories 10.6   11.4 10.6 10.0 9.4 9.7
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.7   70.8 70.8 70.9 70.9 71.0

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.