Railroad Commission of Texas Mission Statement
The Railroad Commission serves Texas through:
- our stewardship of natural resources and the environment;
- our concern for personal and community safety; and
- our support of enhanced development and economic vitality for the benefit of Texans.
Commissioner Craddick Examines Texas’ Prolific Permian Basin with Regional Experts
Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick today spoke to the West Texas Geological Society at its annual fall symposium in Midland. Commissioner Craddick highlighted the past, present and future importance of the Permian Basin to the Texas energy industry. The technical group meets annually to discuss research, studies, geological analysis and developing technologies in the region that will further the development Read More...
Railroad Commission Chairman David Porter’s Eagle Ford Shale Task Force Gathers for Final Meeting - Chairman Commends Members for Years of Service to South Texas
Texas Railroad Commissioner David Porter assembled the Eagle Ford Shale Task Force for a final gathering Tuesday. He publicly commended the members at the Commission’s open meeting for helping the shale play develop responsibly by protecting natural resources when production Read More...
Texas Oil and Gas Production Statistics for July 2016
Production for July 2016 as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas is 75,496,802 barrels of crude oil and 611,028,291 mcf (thousand cubic feet) of total gas from oil and gas wells Read More...