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10th Annual STEER Eagle Ford Excellence Award Winners Announced

STEER honors those going above and beyond in the Eagle Ford Shale October 13, 2022 The South Texas Energy and Economic Roundtable (STEER), announced today that the Bee County Sheriff’s Department, Chesapeake Energy Corporation, ConocoPhillips, Transect Inc., the Port of Corpus Christi and DeepWell Energy Services are the recipients of the 2022 Eagle Ford Excellence Awards.

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September: TXOGA Monthly Digest

Check out our Monthly Digest for September below to see how TXOGA was busy advocating for the Texas oil and natural gas industry: MONTHLY DIGEST | SEPTEMBER RECOMMENDED READING TXOGA Announces Hiring of New Director of Communications Texas oil, gas production taxes top $10 billion for first time ‘Tone deaf’: Texas comptroller speaks out against

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Job Growth Continued in Texas Upstream Oil and Natural Gas Sector in August

September 19, 2022 Data released by the Texas Workforce Commission indicates that upstream oil and natural gas employment grew in August by 2,600 jobs from July. July’s gains were revised down to a still-solid 3,100 jobs added. “Upstream employment is growing steadily alongside the world’s demand for affordable, reliable energy.  The Texas oil and natural

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Production Taxes Paid by Oil and Gas Industry Top $10 Billion in FY 2022 for First Time in History

Annual Oil and Gas Tax Collections 88% Higher than Previous Record in 2014 September 2, 2022 AUSTIN — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s recently released tax collections data indicates production taxes paid by the oil and natural gas industry to the State of Texas broke $10 billion for the first time in history — an incredible

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TXOGA Statement on State Energy Plan Report

September 1, 2022 The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil and Gas Association: “We appreciate the work and effort of the State Energy Plan Advisory Committee but the 7-5 vote demonstrates more deliberation and research are needed. The report failed to look at the energy needs for Texas broadly

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TXOGA Statement on Railroad Commission Weatherization Rules

August 30, 2022 The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil and Gas Association: “Senate Bill 3, passed by the 87th Legislature, strengthened the electricity grid and the natural gas supply chain. The Texas Railroad Commission (RRC) has finalized rules regarding weather emergency preparedness standards for natural gas facilities, and

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ICYMI: Texas oil and natural gas is “actively implementing measures to identify and lower emissions”

In a recent The Center Square article, TXOGA president Todd Staples emphasized the importance of recognizing the progress the Texas oil and natural gas industry is making in reducing emissions and improving environmental performance, especially in light of the federal government’s recent actions to aggressively develop new and burdensome regulations that would negatively impact the

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Job Growth Continued in Texas Upstream Oil and Natural Gas Sector in July

Upstream Employment Tops 200,000 for First Time Since March 2020 August 19, 2022 AUSTIN – Data released by the Texas Workforce Commission indicates that upstream oil and natural gas employment grew in July by 6,800 jobs from June, the second highest monthly increase in data history.* Last month’s record-breaking job growth has been revised upward

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Production Taxes Paid by Texas Oil and Natural Gas Producers Break Records Again in July

Texas Comptroller Glen Hegar’s recently released tax collections data indicates Texas oil and natural gas producers continue to pay record amounts in production taxes to the State of Texas, reaching all-time highs in July. According to the Comptroller’s data, in July, Texas oil producers paid $694 million in production taxes to the state, the highest monthly

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