Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 27: Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Truck Type
  1990   2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Truck Energy Use (PJ) 25.4   65.2 73.2 75.5 85.5 90.8 84.3
Passenger Truck Transportation 9.2   17.1 19.3 21.4 22.8 24.1 20.8
Freight Truck Transportation 16.2   48.1 53.9 54.1 62.7 66.7 63.5

Energy Use by Truck Type (PJ)
Passenger Light Trucks 9.2   17.1 19.3 21.4 22.8 24.1 20.8
Freight Light Trucks 5.8   9.9 11.1 12.3 13.1 13.8 11.9
Medium Trucks 2.0   13.5 14.5 14.6 19.1 21.7 20.4
Heavy Trucks 8.4   24.7 28.2 27.2 30.5 31.3 31.2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 36.2   26.3 26.4 28.3 26.7 26.5 24.7
Freight Light Trucks 22.9   15.2 15.2 16.3 15.3 15.2 14.1
Medium Trucks 7.9   20.7 19.8 19.4 22.4 23.8 24.2
Heavy Trucks 33.0   37.8 38.6 36.0 35.7 34.4 37.0

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 2,778   6,317 7,200 8,091 8,751 9,351 8,153
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,345   16,988 16,610 15,927 17,537 19,065 18,596
Passenger Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 3.31   2.71 2.68 2.64 2.60 2.58 2.55
Freight Truck Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.73   2.83 3.24 3.40 3.57 3.50 3.41
Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 1.8   4.6 5.1 5.3 5.9 6.3 5.8
Passenger Truck Transportation 0.6   1.2 1.3 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.4
Freight Truck Transportation 1.1   3.4 3.8 3.8 4.4 4.7 4.4

GHG Emissions by Truck Type (Mt of CO2e)
Passenger Light Trucks 0.6   1.2 1.3 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.4
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8
Medium Trucks 0.1   0.9 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.5 1.4
Heavy Trucks 0.6   1.8 2.0 1.9 2.2 2.2 2.2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 36.2   26.1 26.1 27.9 26.2 26.1 24.1
Freight Light Trucks 22.6   15.1 15.1 16.1 15.1 14.9 13.8
Medium Trucks 7.6   20.4 19.6 19.2 22.2 23.7 24.1
Heavy Trucks 33.6   38.4 39.2 36.8 36.5 35.3 38.0
Passenger Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.4   69.6 69.2 68.8 68.5 68.2 67.8
Freight Truck Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.5   70.2 70.2 70.1 70.0 69.9 69.9