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 - Nov 3, 2017
Oil production in Alberta was 15.3 million cubic metres in September 2017, up 5.2% compared to September 2016. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 83.9% of all oil production in Alberta during September 2017. Production of non-conventional oil was up 4.8% while conventional oil production increased 7.0% on a year-over-year basis.