CenterPoint EnergyElectric Transmission and Distribution
Economic benefits
Smart meters, Intelligent Grid create and retain jobs

CenterPoint Energy's smart meter installation and ongoing Intelligent Grid construction have created and retained jobs across a broad spectrum of the labor force:

  • Analysts
  • Business occupations
  • Computer-related operations
  • Construction and other trades
  • Engineers
  • Environmental and social scientists
  • Managers
  • Recording, scheduling, computer operators

These and other jobs have been created and preserved across the nation. Due to the geographic diversity of the company’s selected vendors of equipment, job benefits have been preserved or created not only in the Houston area, but in various communities across the nation, from the East Coast to the West Coast and the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes.

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