TXOGA on Governor Abbott’s Signing of Legislation Related to County Road Funding, Critical Infrastructure, Chapter 312, and Water Regulation


June 17, 2019

AUSTIN—Governor Greg Abbott recently signed several pieces of meaningful legislation into law, including bills related to funding for county roads in energy corridors, the protection of critical infrastructure projects, the extension of Chapter 312 and the regulatory authority over produced water. The Texas Oil & Gas Association issued the following statements on each.


Texas Energy Corridors to Receive $250 Million For County Roads (SB 500 and HB 1)


Texas energy production regions are set to receive a huge injection of funding for county roads under two laws signed by Governor Greg Abbott….

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Energy Summit: Oil & Natural Gas is Powering North Texas


June 12, 2019

State Legislators, Local Officials, Energy Experts Featured

ARLINGTON – The Texas Oil & Gas Association (TXOGA) and the North Texas Commission today hosted an Energy Summit in Arlington, which showcased the economic impact of the oil and natural gas industry in North Texas.

“The shale revolution that transformed our state and nation into energy superpowers began right here in North Texas,” said Texas State Senator Kelly Hancock. …

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Life As We Know It: Brought to You by Oil and Natural Gas


May 29, 2019

AUSTIN–The Texas Oil & Gas Association released the following video and column as a part of TXOGA’s year-long celebration of its centennial anniversary:



Before you’ve arrived at your workplace, classroom, gym, coffee shop or favorite breakfast spot on a given morning, before your commute by car, train, bus or bike, and even before you’ve left the comfort of your bed,…

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