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 SEPTEMBER 2014
The Texas average rig count as of August 15, was 899, representing about 49 percent of all active land rigs in the United States Read More...
TEXAS MONTHLY OIL AND GAS STATISTICS
The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 2,419 original drilling permits in July 2014 compared to 1,843 in July 2013 Read More...
Commissioner Smitherman to Give Keynotes at Energy Conferences
AUSTIN—Commissioner Barry T. Smitherman will give the keynote address at two important energy conferences held in Dallas and Houston next week and early September. Read More...