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 9, 2018
Oil production in Alberta was 16.40 million cubic metres in September 2018, up 6.9% compared to September 2017. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production constituted 82.4% of all oil production in Alberta in September 2018. Production of non-conventional oil was up 5.0% while conventional oil production increased by 16.6% on a year-over-year basis.