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 - Dec 1, 2017
Oil production in Alberta was 15.3 million cubic metres in October 2017, marginally up 0.1% compared to October 2016. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 83.0% of all oil production in Alberta during October 2017. Production of non-conventional oil was down 2.1% while conventional oil production increased 12.4% on a year-over-year basis.