Subsurface (Geology)

Information related to sub-surface geology and reserves in the province of Alberta. For more geological reports, digital data, and maps, please see the Alberta Geological Survey.

Product Name

ST98: Alberta’s Energy Reserves and Supply/Demand Outlook

Frequency of Publication

Web-based annual report with the following:

  • estimates of reserves for crude bitumen, crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, coal, and sulphur for the Province of Alberta
  • supply and demand forecasts for Alberta’s energy resources
  • information about energy prices and economic performance
  • information about Alberta’s energy infrastructure
  • terminology and abbreviations

An optional electronic data file is also available and includes a map and excel tables. The map shows Alberta’s designated oil and gas fields, oil sands areas, and development entities (see product Map-90: Designated Oil and Gas Fields, and Oil Sands Deposits. The excel tables (Crude Bitumen Resources, Crude Oil Reserves, and Natural Gas Reserves) show pool/deposit detail for crude bitumen, crude oil, and natural gas, including the following:

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Year and product option


Annual report HTML None self-serve  
Report Graphics and Corresponding Data Sets XLS, Tableau None self-serve  
Executive Summary PDF None self-serve  
Infographic PDF None self-serve  

Individual Products

Electronic Data Package: Oil and Gas Pool Reserves Files and Map-90: Designated Oil and Gas Fields, and Oil Sands Deposits XLS $546.00    
Executive Summary only Colour Print $11.00    
Historical Reserves - Single file (annual, files available for 1950-1999, as ST18, ST18A) PDF $11.00