Basically we rely on three sources of crude oil for consumption in Canada:
(oil sands, off shore oil and shale oil) and
Alberta is Canada's major oil producer. Click
for its production statistics.
Conventional and offshore oil is produced from wells. Oil sands are either surface mined or gathered from underground reservoirs.
to see a simple diagram of a traditional oil well.
Oil Consumption Canada-Wide
, production consumed
GJ and emitted
55,732,190 GHG tonnes.
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