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Oil sands

Oil sands royalties and oil sands information, legislation, reporting, public offerings and sales.

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Alberta's oil sands are the 4th largest proven crude oil reserves in the world, next to Venezuela, Saudi Arabia and Iran.

Guides and training modules for using the Electronic Transfer System (ETS) site.

The Electronic Transfer System (ETS) provides secure access to account holders to do business with Alberta Energy and Environment and Parks.

Gas over bitumen occurs when natural gas pools are found above bitumen reservoirs.

Alberta's oil sands are the fourth-largest proven crude oil reserve in the world. This section guides their development.

This listing includes tenure and royalty forms check this page to ensure you are using the latest version.

Public offerings and sales results for oil sands.

Oil sands tenure refers to the system through which Crown-owned mineral rights are leased and administered.

Learn about oil sands royalty guidelines, reporting, rates of return and interest rates.

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