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Air Emissions

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

2014  2015

Natural gas fuel usage (1000m3)

253,307

275,539

282,030

 262,269

454,604

Flared gas volumes (1000m3)

628

220

206

 312

486

Vented gas volume (1000m3)

0

0

0

 0

4.06

Benzene emitted from glycol dehydrators(kt)

0

0

0

 0

0

Oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emitted (kt)

0.22

0.27

0.70

 0.74

0.63

Sulphur oxides (SOx) emitted (kt)

0.29

0.27

0.21

 0.13

0.18

Particulate matter (PM) emitted (kt)

0.010

0.009

0.022

 0.024

0.019

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) emitted (excludes methane and benzene)*

0.086

0.082

0.093

 0.074

0.094



Greenhouse Gases

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

2014 

2015

Direct carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted (kilotonnes)

493

541

592

 547

923

Direct methane emissions expressed as CO2e (kilotonnes)

0.93

0.84

3.42

 2.98

2.11

Direct nitrous oxide emitted expressed as CO2e (kilotonnes)

0.93

0.99

1.09

 1.00

1.72

Direct carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (kilotonnes)

495

542

596

 551

927

Direct carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) Intensity (kt/1000 m3 OE)

0.342

0.338

0.334

 0.320

0.515

Indirect carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (kilotonnes)

57

76

72

 66

166



Land Management and Biodiversity

Oil Sands – Commercial Footprint

Pre-
2011

2011

2012

2013

2014 

2015

Cumulative

Total Land Footprint Added (ha)

435

98

308

120

 16

0

977

      Pilot (ha)

63

0

0

0

0

0

63

      Surmont 1 (ha)

124

0

0

49

0

0

173

      Surmont 2 (ha)

248

98

308

71

16

0

741

Land in Reclamation – Algar (ha)

 

0

8.9

6.3

 0

0

15

Oil Sands –Exploration Footprint

 Pre-

2011

2011

2012

2013

2014 

2015

Cumulative

Exploration Footprint Added (ha)

443.5

69.5

9.5

68.0

 12.1

-2.9

599.7

* Negative numbers reflect a year in which more footprint was reclaimed than added.



Water Use (Pilot)

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

2014 

2015

Steam injected (m3)

135,118

100,992

110,749

 84,397

97,596

Produced water used  (m3)

139,454

116,876

179,607

 152,011

181,320

Non-saline makeup water (m3)

178,440

148,545

169,739

 139,149

151,530

Saline makeup water (m3)

0

0

0

 0

0

Water transferred to Phase 1 (m3)

43,025

149,093

241,353

 169,249

146,936

Disposal water (m3)

133,124

0

0

 30,835

77,608



Water Use (Phase 1)

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

 2014

2015

Steam injected (m3)

3,114,730

3,458,796

3,804,042

 3,630,316

4,535,719

Produced water used (m3)

2,986,921

3,418,495

3,888,362

 3,648,959

4,156,978

Non-saline makeup water (m3)

680,238

624,177

385,527

 416,015

511,638

Saline groundwater used (m3)

0

0

0

 0

0

Water received from Pilot (m3)

43,025

149,093

241,353

 169,249

146,936

Disposal water (m3)

353,187

356,405

453,114

 383,157

417,865

Bitumen Produced (m3)

1,257,710

1,411,339

1,569,398

 1,528,760

1,494,779

Steam - Oil Ratio

2.48

2.45

2.42

 2.37

3.03

Makeup water intensity (m3)

0.54

0.44

0.25

 0.27

0.34



Water Use (Phase 2)

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

 2014

2015

Steam injected (m3)

-

-

-

 -

1,577,339

Produced water used (m3)

-

-

-

 -

1,681,913

Non-saline makeup water (m3)

-

-

-

 -

798,310

Saline groundwater used (m3)

-

-

-

 -

59,520

Water received from Pilot (m3)

-

-

-

 -

-

Disposal water (m3)

-

-

-

-

527,540

Bitumen Produced (m3)

-

-

-

 -

104,733

Steam - Oil Ratio

-

-

-

 -

15.06

Makeup water intensity (m3)

-

-

-

 -

8.19

Water Use - Other Metrics

Indicator

2011

2012

2013

 2014

2015

Surface water used for drilling, completions & abandonment (m3)

17,229

32,200

144,000

 50,453

35,000

Last updated on June 14, 2016