Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 36: Medium and Heavy Truck Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Medium Trucks
 
Medium Truck Energy Use (PJ) 2.0   20.4 23.2 26.2 23.5 24.2

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Motor Gasoline 1.7   10.1 12.5 14.0 12.5 14.1
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.3   9.6 9.8 11.3 10.1 10.0
Ethanol n.a.   0.7 0.8 0.9 0.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 86.7   49.5 53.9 53.2 53.2 58.4
Diesel Fuel Oil 13.2   46.8 42.4 43.2 42.8 41.5
Ethanol n.a.   3.7 3.6 3.5 3.9 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 231   3,111 3,597 4,134 3,765 3,932
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 8.68   6.56 6.44 6.35 6.25 6.15
Medium Truck GHG Emissions (Mt of CO2e) 0.1   1.4 1.6 1.8 1.6 1.7

GHG Emissions by Energy Source (Mt of CO2e)
Motor Gasoline 0.1   0.7 0.8 0.9 0.8 1.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 0.0   0.7 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7
Ethanol n.a.   0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.

Shares (%)
Motor Gasoline 86.3   48.3 52.7 52.1 52.1 57.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 13.6   48.2 43.8 44.6 44.2 42.8
Ethanol n.a.   3.4 3.4 3.3 3.7 n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 68.0   69.4 69.2 69.3 69.3 69.4

Heavy Trucks
 
Heavy Truck Energy Use1 (PJ) 8.4   31.2 32.0 37.2 36.6 35.7

Activity
Tonne-kilometres (millions) 3,505   13,986 14,945 17,978 18,539 19,402
Energy Intensity (MJ/Tkm) 2.39   2.23 2.14 2.07 1.97 1.84
Heavy Truck GHG Emissions1 (Mt of CO2e) 0.6   2.2 2.3 2.7 2.6 2.5
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 70.3   71.4 71.5 71.5 71.5 71.5

Footnotes:

1) Heavy trucks consume only diesel fuel oil.