Conventional and non-conventional oil produced in Alberta. Non-conventional oil includes both unprocessed bitumen and synthetic oil.
Oil Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Jun 29, 2018
Oil production in Alberta was 16.6 million cubic metres in May 2018, up 16.5% compared to May 2017. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 83.0% of all oil production in Alberta in May 2018. Production of non-conventional oil was up 16.9% while conventional oil production increased 14.6% on a year-over-year basis.