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 - Feb 3, 2017
Oil production in Alberta was 15.8 million cubic metres in November 2016, up 9.2% compared to November 2015. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 85.5% of all oil production in Alberta during November 2016. Production of non-conventional was up 12.8% while conventional oil saw a decline of 8.2% on a year-over-year basis.