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.
Craddick: Energy Production Will Sustain in Heart of Texas’ Oil Basin
Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick spoke to the Midland Chamber of Commerce’s board today about the current state of Texas energy, highlighting encouraging oil industry activity in the Permian Basin early this year. Read More...
Texas Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for January 2016
The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 510 original drilling permits in January 2016 compared to 1,102 in January 2015 Read More...
RRC Enforcement Actions Taken at Commissioners’ Feb. 3 Conference
The Railroad Commission of Texas assessed $567,834 in fines involving 233 enforcement dockets against operators and businesses at the Commissioners’ conference earlier Read More...