Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 3.3   3.3 2.9 3.3 3.8 3.9 4.1 4.4 4.7
Passenger Truck Transportation 1.4   1.4 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9
Freight Truck Transportation 1.9   2.0 1.6 1.9 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.6 2.8

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 1.4   1.4 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Medium Trucks 0.6   0.7 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8
Heavy Trucks 0.9   0.9 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.1 1.0 1.3 1.4

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 41.6   40.8 44.5 43.5 40.8 41.8 42.9 40.9 40.5
Freight Light Trucks 12.2   11.9 13.0 12.6 11.7 12.2 12.6 12.1 12.0
Medium Trucks 17.4   21.4 18.0 20.0 20.1 18.2 19.2 17.5 17.4
Heavy Trucks 28.8   25.9 24.4 23.9 27.3 27.8 25.3 29.5 30.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 471   493 491 549 594 624 668 681 731
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 510   497 419 477 607 630 620 739 830
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.89   2.74 2.67 2.63 2.61 2.61 2.61 2.62 2.62
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.74   3.95 3.90 3.93 3.70 3.60 3.74 3.48 3.39
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Freight Truck Transportation 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

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

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 41.6   40.8 44.5 43.5 40.9 41.9 43.1 41.1 40.7
Freight Light Trucks 12.1   11.9 13.0 12.6 11.7 12.2 12.6 12.1 12.0
Medium Trucks 17.0   21.0 17.6 19.6 19.6 17.7 18.7 17.0 16.9
Heavy Trucks 29.3   26.4 24.8 24.3 27.8 28.2 25.6 29.8 30.4
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.4 69.4 69.4 69.7 69.9 70.2 70.4 70.5
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.6   69.4 69.5 69.3 69.5 69.7 69.6 69.9 70.1