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 - Oct 4, 2019
Oil production in Alberta was 17.81 million cubic metres in August 2019, down 3.1% compared to August 2018. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production, which constituted 84.2% of all oil production in Alberta in August 2019, decreased by 2.6% year-over-year, while production of conventional oil was down 5.6% over the same time frame.