Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 3.3   5.7 6.1 6.3
Passenger Truck Transportation 1.4   2.8 3.1 3.3
Freight Truck Transportation 1.9   3.0 3.0 3.0

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 1.4   2.8 3.1 3.3
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.8 0.9 1.0
Medium Trucks 0.6   0.8 0.8 0.8
Heavy Trucks 0.9   1.4 1.3 1.2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 41.6   48.1 50.8 52.9
Freight Light Trucks 12.2   14.0 14.8 15.3
Medium Trucks 17.4   13.4 13.2 12.5
Heavy Trucks 28.8   24.5 21.3 19.3

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 471   1,117 1,265 1,396
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 510   926 974 978
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.89   2.47 2.44 2.40
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.74   3.22 3.08 3.05
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.4 0.4 0.4
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2
Freight Truck Transportation 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2
Freight Light Trucks 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1
Medium Trucks 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1
Heavy Trucks 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 41.6   47.1 49.9 52.0
Freight Light Trucks 12.1   13.7 14.5 15.1
Medium Trucks 17.0   13.7 13.5 12.8
Heavy Trucks 29.3   25.4 22.2 20.1
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   67.1 67.1 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.6   69.7 69.5 69.4