Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 36: Medium and Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Medium Trucks
 
Medium Truck Energy Use (PJ) 0.6   0.9 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7

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

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 66.5   57.5 55.4 49.8 46.4 46.9 57.7 57.9 52.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 33.4   42.3 44.5 50.0 53.6 53.1 42.3 42.1 47.8
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 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 64   108 107 127 123 111 91 92 107
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 8.93   7.92 7.85 7.86 7.80 7.69 7.51 7.42 6.72
Medium Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

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 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 65.3   56.1 54.0 48.4 45.0 45.5 56.4 56.6 50.8
Diesel Fuel Oil 34.7   43.7 45.9 51.4 55.0 54.5 43.6 43.4 49.2
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 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.1   68.7 68.8 69.1 69.3 69.3 68.9 68.9 69.2

Heavy Trucks
 
Heavy Truck Energy Use1 (PJ) 0.9   1.6 1.9 1.4 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.3 1.1

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 402   749 910 718 588 700 815 714 506
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.34   2.10 2.05 2.00 1.95 1.90 1.85 1.87 2.24
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   70.9 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.1 71.1 71.1 71.1

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.