Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  2000   2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 5.4   5.3 5.3 5.6 5.7 5.6 5.3 5.3 5.2
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.1   2.2 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.8
Freight Truck Transportation 3.3   3.1 2.8 2.9 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.6 2.4

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 2.1   2.2 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.8
Freight Light Trucks 0.6   0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8
Medium Trucks 0.8   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6
Heavy Trucks 1.9   1.4 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.3 1.1 1.1 0.9

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 38.7   41.5 46.7 46.9 47.5 49.4 50.4 51.7 53.9
Freight Light Trucks 11.4   12.4 13.7 13.8 13.9 14.5 14.8 15.2 15.7
Medium Trucks 15.5   18.9 18.0 15.3 12.1 12.2 13.5 12.9 12.4
Heavy Trucks 34.4   27.3 21.5 24.0 26.5 23.9 21.3 20.2 18.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 811   786 896 939 981 1,004 986 1,013 1,059
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 1,092   918 793 898 998 900 706 691 661
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.60   2.79 2.78 2.77 2.75 2.75 2.73 2.71 2.63
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.05   3.36 3.58 3.28 2.99 3.14 3.75 3.72 3.61
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.4   0.4 0.4 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 0.2 0.2
Freight Truck Transportation 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 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 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Freight Light Trucks 0.0   0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Medium Trucks 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heavy Trucks 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 38.8   41.7 46.9 47.0 47.4 49.3 50.2 51.4 53.5
Freight Light Trucks 11.5   12.4 13.8 13.8 13.9 14.5 14.7 15.1 15.6
Medium Trucks 15.1   18.5 17.7 15.1 11.8 12.0 13.4 12.9 12.3
Heavy Trucks 34.6   27.5 21.7 24.1 26.8 24.2 21.7 20.7 18.6
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.7   70.8 70.8 70.8 70.4 70.0 69.5 69.1 68.7
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.4   70.3 70.4 70.5 70.4 70.3 70.1 70.0 69.8