Texas Oil and Gas Production Statistics for March 2020

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FILE – In this April 17, 2020 file photo, the sun sets behind an array of pump jacks outside Midland, Texas. The near shutdown of the economy in response to COVID-19 has reduced demand for oil, lumber and other commodities, sending their prices sharply lower.  Energy has borne the brunt of the selling, with the price of U.S. oil for May delivery plunging last week below zero for the first time. (Eli Hartman/Odessa American via AP)

The following is a release from the Railroad Commission of Texas

AUSTIN (RRC) –– Crude oil and natural gas production as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) for March 2020 came from 171,775 oil wells and 88,293 gas wells.

The RRC reports that from April 2019 to March 2020, total Texas reported production was 1.5 billion barrels of crude oil and 10.1 trillion cubic feet of total gas.

Crude oil production reported by the RRC is limited to oil produced from oil leases and does not include condensate, which is reported separately by the RRC.

For additional oil and gas production statistics, including the ranking of each Texas County by crude oil, total gas and condensate production, visit the RRC’s website at http://www.rrc.texas.gov/oil-gas/research-and-statistics/production-data/texas-monthly-oil-gas-production/.

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