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Key Industries

Key Industries

Access industry profiles to learn about Alberta's key industries.
Access industry profiles to learn about Alberta's key industries.
Oil and Gas
Sector Profile
Alberta is Canada’s energy province. The province’s diverse resource portfolio includes natural gas, conventional oil, coal, minerals and the famous Alberta oil sands.
Petrochemicals
Sector Profile
Alberta is Canada's leading petrochemical manufacturing province, home to four major ethylene plants producing 8.6 billion pounds annually.
Cleantech
Sector Profile
Alberta’s Clean Technology sector (Cleantech) offers untapped investment opportunities for growth and earning.
Agriculture and Agri-Food
Sector Profile
Alberta’s agriculture and agri-foods industry is foundational to the province’s strong, diversified economy.
Tourism
Sector Profile
With Alberta’s wealth of iconic attractions, unique events, diverse destinations, strong visitation and modern infrastructure, this is a province where investment in tourism can thrive.
Data Centers
Sector Profile
Alberta is one of the best places to open a data center in North America. Investors benefit from a low cost jurisdiction, with a reliable energy source and strong connectivity.
Renewable Energy
Sector Profile
Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan has provided the momentum to push this sector to new heights as the province moves toward renewable energy from sources like wind, solar power, hydro-electric, biomass and geothermal.