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 - Mar 3, 2020
Oil production in Alberta was 17.77 million cubic metres in January 2020, up 5.7% compared to January 2019. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production, which constituted 84.3% of all oil production in Alberta in January 2020, increased by 7.3% year-over-year, while production of conventional oil was down 1.9% over the same time frame.