Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 12: Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 50.1   124.8 121.7 123.2
Passenger Road Transportation 33.9   49.6 50.3 49.7
Freight Road Transportation 16.2   75.2 71.3 73.5

Energy Use by Transportation Mode (PJ)
Cars 23.0   19.2 18.9 18.1
Passenger Light Trucks 9.2   27.7 29.1 29.7
Freight Light Trucks 5.8   15.7 16.5 16.9
Medium Trucks 2.0   23.9 22.9 22.9
Heavy Trucks 8.4   35.5 31.9 33.7
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.5   0.6 0.6 0.3
Urban Transit 0.9   1.7 1.4 1.4
Inter-City Buses 0.3   0.3 0.2 0.2

Shares (%)
Cars 45.9   15.4 15.5 14.6
Passenger Light Trucks 18.4   22.2 23.9 24.1
Freight Light Trucks 11.6   12.6 13.6 13.7
Medium Trucks 4.0   19.2 18.8 18.6
Heavy Trucks 16.7   28.5 26.2 27.4
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.9   0.5 0.5 0.3
Urban Transit 1.8   1.4 1.2 1.2
Inter-City Buses 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.1

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 12,428   24,135 24,376 24,379
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,345   26,017 26,575 29,242
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.73   2.05 2.06 2.04
Freight Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.73   2.89 2.68 2.51
Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 3.5   8.6 8.3 8.5
Passenger Road Transportation 2.3   3.3 3.4 3.3
Freight Road Transportation 1.1   5.2 5.0 5.1

GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode (Mt of CO2e)
Cars 1.6   1.3 1.3 1.2
Passenger Light Trucks 0.6   1.9 2.0 2.0
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   1.1 1.1 1.1
Medium Trucks 0.1   1.7 1.6 1.6
Heavy Trucks 0.6   2.5 2.3 2.4
Motorcycles 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
School Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Urban Transit 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1
Inter-City Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Cars 45.8   15.0 15.2 14.3
Passenger Light Trucks 18.4   21.6 23.4 23.5
Freight Light Trucks 11.5   12.3 13.3 13.4
Medium Trucks 3.9   19.3 18.9 18.7
Heavy Trucks 17.1   29.5 27.2 28.4
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.9   0.5 0.5 0.3
Urban Transit 1.8   1.4 1.2 1.2
Inter-City Buses 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.1
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.2   67.3 67.3 67.2
Freight Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.7 69.5 69.6

Footnotes:

1) Data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production.