Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 3.3   5.3 5.2 5.0 5.1 6.2 6.1 5.3 5.6
Passenger Truck Transportation 1.4   2.7 2.8 2.6 2.8 3.1 3.1 2.7 2.7
Freight Truck Transportation 1.9   2.6 2.4 2.4 2.4 3.1 3.0 2.6 2.9

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 1.4   2.7 2.8 2.6 2.8 3.1 3.1 2.7 2.7
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8
Medium Trucks 0.6   0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.8
Heavy Trucks 0.9   1.1 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.3 1.3 1.1 1.4

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 41.6   51.7 53.9 52.3 53.9 49.8 50.8 50.8 47.9
Freight Light Trucks 12.2   15.2 15.7 15.3 15.7 14.5 14.8 14.8 14.0
Medium Trucks 17.4   12.9 12.4 14.5 13.7 14.1 13.1 13.0 13.7
Heavy Trucks 28.8   20.2 18.1 17.9 16.6 21.6 21.3 21.5 24.4

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 471   1,013 1,059 989 1,059 1,198 1,216 1,073 1,072
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 510   691 661 547 568 804 796 711 849
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.89   2.71 2.63 2.63 2.60 2.57 2.55 2.52 2.49
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.74   3.72 3.61 4.33 4.14 3.85 3.77 3.68 3.42
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.2   0.4 0.4 0.3 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 0.1   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   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Medium Trucks 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 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   51.4 53.5 51.8 53.4 49.1 50.0 49.9 47.0
Freight Light Trucks 12.1   15.1 15.6 15.1 15.6 14.3 14.6 14.5 13.7
Medium Trucks 17.0   12.9 12.3 14.5 13.8 14.2 13.3 13.1 13.9
Heavy Trucks 29.3   20.7 18.6 18.5 17.2 22.3 22.1 22.4 25.5
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.1 68.7 68.5 68.2 67.8 67.5 67.3 66.9
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.6   70.0 69.8 69.7 69.5 69.7 69.6 69.6 69.6