Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 134.9   245.0 253.7 259.6
Passenger Truck Transportation 37.1   87.9 93.5 96.7
Freight Truck Transportation 97.8   157.0 160.2 162.9

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 37.1   87.9 93.5 96.7
Freight Light Trucks 14.9   34.9 37.0 38.2
Medium Trucks 22.4   34.9 34.6 34.4
Heavy Trucks 60.5   87.3 88.7 90.2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 27.5   35.9 36.9 37.3
Freight Light Trucks 11.0   14.2 14.6 14.7
Medium Trucks 16.6   14.2 13.6 13.3
Heavy Trucks 44.9   35.6 34.9 34.8

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 13,504   39,527 42,516 44,504
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 30,965   64,407 73,585 79,107
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.75   2.22 2.20 2.17
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.16   2.44 2.18 2.06
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 9.4   16.9 17.5 17.9
Passenger Truck Transportation 2.6   5.9 6.3 6.5
Freight Truck Transportation 6.8   11.0 11.2 11.4

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 2.6   5.9 6.3 6.5
Freight Light Trucks 1.0   2.3 2.5 2.6
Medium Trucks 1.5   2.4 2.4 2.4
Heavy Trucks 4.3   6.2 6.3 6.4

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 27.4   35.0 35.9 36.3
Freight Light Trucks 10.9   13.8 14.2 14.3
Medium Trucks 16.3   14.3 13.7 13.3
Heavy Trucks 45.4   36.9 36.2 36.0
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   67.1 67.1 67.1
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.9   69.9 69.8 69.8