For 2013, the province's road transportation sector sent 2,200,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions into the atmosphere.
In 2014, there were 349,436 registered vehicles in Newfoundland and Labrador. For 2013, the most recent year with data available, the province's road transportation sector sent 2,200,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions into the atmosphere.
This is a huge opportunity to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. One key way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from our transportation sector is getting more mileage out of a tank of gas. This can be done by buying a more efficient vehicle and being an efficient driver. To maximize greenhouse gas reductions from transportation, you could consider an electric vehicle.
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Vehicle Efficiency and Cost Calculator (VECC)
Are you thinking about purchasing a new vehicle? If so, check out the Vehicle Efficiency and Cost Calculator to learn more about the cost and benefits of choosing a fuel efficient vehicle.