Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 12: Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 50.1   106.5 118.5 129.7 121.1 124.5
Passenger Road Transportation 33.9   43.0 49.2 51.1 46.6 49.0
Freight Road Transportation 16.2   63.5 69.3 78.5 74.4 75.4

Energy Use by Transportation Mode (PJ)
Cars 23.0   19.5 21.9 21.6 18.8 19.1
Passenger Light Trucks 9.2   20.8 24.7 26.5 25.2 27.4
Freight Light Trucks 5.8   11.9 14.1 15.1 14.3 15.6
Medium Trucks 2.0   20.4 23.2 26.2 23.5 24.2
Heavy Trucks 8.4   31.2 32.0 37.2 36.6 35.7
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.5   0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6
Urban Transit 0.9   1.7 1.6 1.9 1.7 1.6
Inter-City Buses 0.3   0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Shares (%)
Cars 45.9   18.3 18.5 16.7 15.5 15.3
Passenger Light Trucks 18.4   19.5 20.8 20.4 20.8 22.0
Freight Light Trucks 11.6   11.2 11.9 11.6 11.8 12.5
Medium Trucks 4.0   19.2 19.6 20.2 19.4 19.4
Heavy Trucks 16.7   29.3 27.0 28.7 30.2 28.7
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.9   0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Urban Transit 1.8   1.6 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.2
Inter-City Buses 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 12,523   20,887 23,964 25,052 22,797 23,940
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 4,299   18,597 20,361 24,078 24,193 25,408
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.70   2.06 2.05 2.04 2.05 2.05
Freight Road Transportation Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 3.77   3.42 3.40 3.26 3.08 2.97
Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 3.5   7.4 8.2 9.0 8.3 8.6
Passenger Road Transportation 2.4   2.9 3.3 3.5 3.1 3.3
Freight Road Transportation 1.1   4.5 4.8 5.5 5.2 5.3

GHG Emissions by Transportation Mode (Mt of CO2e)
Cars 1.6   1.3 1.5 1.5 1.3 1.3
Passenger Light Trucks 0.6   1.4 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.8
Freight Light Trucks 0.4   0.8 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
Medium Trucks 0.1   1.4 1.6 1.8 1.6 1.7
Heavy Trucks 0.6   2.2 2.3 2.7 2.6 2.5
Motorcycles 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
School Buses 0.0   0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Urban Transit 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Inter-City Buses 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Shares (%)
Cars 46.0   17.9 18.1 16.3 15.1 15.0
Passenger Light Trucks 18.5   19.1 20.4 19.9 20.2 21.5
Freight Light Trucks 11.5   10.9 11.6 11.3 11.5 12.2
Medium Trucks 3.9   19.2 19.6 20.3 19.5 19.5
Heavy Trucks 16.8   30.2 28.0 29.7 31.3 29.7
Motorcycles 0.0   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
School Buses 0.9   0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Urban Transit 1.8   1.6 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.3
Inter-City Buses 0.6   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.0   68.1 67.8 67.6 67.4 67.6
Freight Road Transportation GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.7   70.1 69.9 70.0 69.9 69.9

Footnotes:

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