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Total gas flared

Flaring is a controlled burning of natural gas. The increase corresponds with increased flaring volumes as a result of unforeseen upsets to steam generators at Foster Creek and Christina Lake as well as more detailed reporting of emissions through new emissions management software.

Total gas flared (thousands m3)

Measurement abbreviations used throughout the report


bbls barrels
BOE/d barrel of oil equivalent per day
CO2 carbon dioxide
CO2E carbon dioxide equivalent
GJ gigajoules
GHG greenhouse gas
m³OE cubic metres of oil equivalent
mg/L milligrams per litre
MMcf/d million cubic feet per day
SOR steam to oil ratio