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 - Sep 14, 2018
Oil production in Alberta was 16.7 million cubic metres in July 2018, up 5.9% compared to July 2017. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 83.4% of all oil production in Alberta in July 2018. Production of non-conventional oil was up 7.9% while conventional oil production decreased 4.8% on a year-over-year basis.