Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 36: Medium and Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Medium Trucks
 
Medium Truck Energy Use (PJ) 0.6   0.7 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Motor Gasoline 0.4   0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.2   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 66.5   57.7 46.8 47.3 50.2 41.7 44.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 33.4   42.3 51.4 51.0 49.4 52.1 56.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 1.7 1.7 0.4 6.2 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 64   106 132 123 108 121 125
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 8.89   6.63 6.59 6.49 6.39 6.31 6.23
Medium Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.0   0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Motor Gasoline 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
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 65.7   56.4 45.6 46.1 48.9 40.6 42.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 34.2   43.6 52.8 52.3 50.7 53.5 57.3
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. 1.6 1.6 0.4 5.8 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.5   69.3 69.6 69.6 69.6 69.6 69.9

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

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 396   363 561 561 504 620 679
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.38   2.34 2.38 2.32 2.28 2.20 2.08
Heavy Truck GHG Emissions1 (Mt of CO2e) 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.3   71.4 71.4 71.5 71.5 71.5 71.5

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.