Kern Energy Stories

JOBS

The Oil & Gas Industry supports more than 25,000 high wage jobs in our community

COMMUNITY

Oil and gas production accounts for more than $4 billion in income in Kern County families each year. This is nearly twice the annual budget fo the entire county

FISCAL IMPACT

The industry contributes nearly $197 million dollars in annual Kern County property taxes

EDUCATION

$197M represents 30% of all property taxes paid and support our local schools, roads, and public safety

Kern County’s Energy Providers

Willie
Rivera

Aera Energy

Fernando
Araujo

Berry Petroleum

Rob
Morgan

C&J Well Services

Shawn
Kerns

California
Resources Corp.

Ray
Miller

Energy Link

Richard
Chapman

Kern Economic
Development Corp.

Jennifer
Haley

Kern Oil
& Refining

Deanna L.
Blaise

Valley Strong