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 - Mar 1, 2018
Oil production in Alberta was 16.4 million cubic metres in January 2018, up 1.5% compared to January 2017. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 83.9% of all oil production in Alberta during January 2018. Production of non-conventional oil was down 0.1% while conventional oil production increased 10.6% on a year-over-year basis.