Coal Reserves and Resources as of Dec 31, 2015
|Ultimate In-place Resource||2,000 Billion tonnes (Gigatonnes)|
|Initial In-Place Resources||93.7 Billion tonnes|
|Initial Reserves||34.8 Billion tonnes|
|Cumulative Production||1.63 Billion tonnes|
|Remaining Reserves||32.2 Billion tonnes|
2016 Raw Coal Production
|Total Production||26.3 Million Tonnes|
|Sub-Bituminous Coal||22.3 Million Tonnes|
|Bituminous Coal||4.0 Million Tonnes|
As of January 2017, the Royalty Collected on 2016 production year of coal owned by the Province
was $20.7 Million.
Crown Coal Leasing as of July 19, 2017
- Number of Agreements, 957
- Number of Hectares, 476,258 ha
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) Statistical Series ST26 Alberta Coal Industry Monthly Statistics provides more detailed information on annual production by month, type of coal, raw vs. clean coal, mine and product sale and disposition.