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 - May 5, 2017
Oil production in Alberta was 14.8 million cubic metres in February 2017, up 6.5% compared to February 2016. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 85.2% of all oil production in Alberta during February 2017. Production of non-conventional was up 8.7% while conventional oil production saw a decline of 4.5% on a year-over-year basis.