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 Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for February 2017
The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 991 original drilling permits in February 2017 compared to 573 in February 2016 Read More...
An Energetic Outlook for Texas by Chairman Christi Craddick
In case you missed it, please see Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick’s editorial on this year’s opportunities for the Texas oil and gas industry published in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times Read More...
Statement by Commissioner Christian on EPA Withdrawal of Information Request
Commissioner Wayne Christian today released the following statement regarding Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) withdrawal of its information request for the oil and gas industry to provide information on equipment and emissions at existing oil and gas operations: Read More...