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 AUGUST 2014
The Texas average rig count as of July 18, was 886, 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 2,185 original drilling permits in June 2014 compared to 1,876in June 2013 Read More...
Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick Attends Aspen Institute’s Modern Shale Gas and Oil Production Forum
Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick contributed to a series of panel discussions on issues surrounding energy and the environment at the Aspen Institute’s Modern Shale Gas and Oil Production Forum in Aspen, Colo. this week Read More...