About Natura Resources
“If you want something clean and sustainable, look to nuclear energy. It’s abundant, clean, and safe.”
—best-selling author Michael Shellenberger
About Douglass Robison
Douglass Robison is the founder and president of Natura Resources. Formerly, Robison was partner, co-founder, president, and executive chair of ExL Petroleum, a Permian-based oil and gas exploration and production company.
Additionally, Robison has earned a national reputation as an expert in the analysis and communication of issues impacting the independent oil and gas community.
Among many industry accomplishments, he was appointed in 2004 by former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to serve on the Texas Energy Planning Council. Moreover, Robison co-chaired the Energy Supply Committee with Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson.
Under Robison’s leadership, ExL assembled and developed over 76,000 acres in the Permian Basin, resulting in sales over $2 billion and an average return on capital of 3.6X.