Railroad Commission of Texas
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.
What We Do
Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton Releases First Report on Natural Gas Flaring in Texas
Today Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton will publicly release his first report on flaring in the state of Texas. Read More...
Texas Oil and Gas Production Statistics for November 2019
Crude oil and natural gas production as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) for November 2019 came from 173,528 oil wells and 88,349 gas wells.Read More...
Railroad Commissioners Act to Help Boost Energy Production in Texas
Texas Railroad Commissioners this week adopted a key rule amendment to adapt oil and gas regulations to an evolving energy exploration landscape in the state. Read More...