Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 25.4   30.4 33.3 34.9 39.6 39.1 41.1 41.0 41.2
Passenger Truck Transportation 9.2   9.5 11.1 11.5 12.4 11.8 13.0 13.0 14.1
Freight Truck Transportation 16.2   20.9 22.2 23.4 27.2 27.3 28.2 27.9 27.1

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 9.2   9.5 11.1 11.5 12.4 11.8 13.0 13.0 14.1
Freight Light Trucks 5.8   5.9 7.0 7.1 7.5 7.1 7.7 7.9 8.4
Medium Trucks 2.0   3.0 4.4 5.0 6.4 6.4 6.2 5.5 5.6
Heavy Trucks 8.4   11.9 10.8 11.4 13.3 13.8 14.3 14.6 13.1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 36.2   31.2 33.4 32.9 31.4 30.2 31.5 31.8 34.1
Freight Light Trucks 22.9   19.6 21.1 20.2 19.0 18.0 18.7 19.3 20.5
Medium Trucks 7.9   10.0 13.1 14.3 16.0 16.4 15.1 13.4 13.5
Heavy Trucks 33.0   39.2 32.5 32.6 33.6 35.4 34.7 35.6 31.9

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 2,778   3,025 3,693 3,874 4,237 4,118 4,525 4,577 4,998
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,345   6,043 5,920 6,321 7,465 7,854 7,995 8,194 7,681
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 3.31   3.13 3.01 2.96 2.93 2.87 2.86 2.85 2.81
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.73   3.46 3.75 3.71 3.64 3.48 3.52 3.41 3.53
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.8   2.1 2.3 2.4 2.8 2.7 2.9 2.9 2.9
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.6   0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0
Freight Truck Transportation 1.1   1.5 1.5 1.6 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0 1.9

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 0.6   0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6
Medium Trucks 0.1   0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Heavy Trucks 0.6   0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 36.2   31.1 33.4 32.9 31.4 30.3 31.6 32.0 34.3
Freight Light Trucks 22.6   19.3 20.8 20.0 18.9 18.0 18.7 19.2 20.4
Medium Trucks 7.6   9.7 12.7 13.9 15.5 15.8 14.5 12.9 13.0
Heavy Trucks 33.6   39.8 33.1 33.2 34.1 35.9 35.1 36.0 32.2
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.4   69.4 69.4 69.4 69.6 69.9 70.2 70.3 70.5
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   69.7 69.3 69.4 69.4 69.6 69.7 69.9 69.9