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.
Texas Oil and Gas Production Statistics for March 2016
Production for March 2016 as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas is 77,702,710 barrels of crude oil and 638,377,189 mcf (thousand cubic feet) of total gas from oil and gas wells Read More...
Chairman David Porter Travels to Mexico in Support of Country’s First Post-Graduate Energy Law Program
Railroad Commission Chairman David Porter today attended the inaugural commencement for the School of Law postgraduate program at the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL) in Monterrey, Mexico to commemorate the graduation of the nation’s first class in energy law. Read More...
Texas Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for April 2016
The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 683 original drilling permits in April 2016 compared to 848 in April 2015 Read More...