Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 36: Medium and Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Medium Trucks
 
Medium Truck Energy Use (PJ) 0.6   0.7 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Motor Gasoline 0.4   0.5 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.2   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 66.5   68.4 69.7 73.0 72.4 65.0 72.4 66.6 60.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 33.4   31.6 30.3 27.0 27.6 35.0 27.5 33.3 39.4
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 64   81 62 79 92 85 96 94 102
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 8.93   8.76 8.61 8.44 8.35 8.28 8.12 8.07 8.02
Medium Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Motor Gasoline 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 65.3   67.1 68.5 71.8 71.2 63.7 71.3 65.3 59.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 34.7   32.9 31.5 28.1 28.8 36.3 28.7 34.6 40.8
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.1   68.0 67.9 67.8 67.8 68.1 67.9 68.2 68.5

Heavy Trucks
 
Heavy Truck Energy Use1 (PJ) 0.9   0.9 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.1 1.0 1.3 1.4

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 402   372 314 349 464 488 463 582 660
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.34   2.32 2.29 2.27 2.24 2.22 2.22 2.21 2.15
Heavy Truck GHG Emissions1 (Mt of CO2e) 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.7   70.7 70.7 70.7 70.7 70.7 70.8 70.8 70.9

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.