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.
RRC PRODUCTION STATISTICS AND ALLOWABLES FOR FEBRUARY 2015
The Texas average rig count as of January 23, was 753, representing about 48 percent of all active land rigs in the United States according to Baker Hughes Incorporated. The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) reports that in the last 12 months, total Texas reported production was 885 million barrels of oil and 8.1 trillion cubic feet of natural gas Read More...
TEXAS MONTHLY OIL AND GAS STATISTICS
The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 1,506 original drilling permits in December 2014 compared to 1,619 in December 2013 Read More...
Railroad Commission of Texas Reminds Texans to Call 811 Before Digging
The Railroad Commission of Texas is reminding Texans that state law requires all excavators, contractors and homeowners to call 811 to have underground pipelines located and marked before they begin digging projects Read More...