​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Natural Gas Prices

The price of natural gas is influenced by the market forces of supply and demand. 

​ ​ Residential Natural Gas Prices​​

​​December 2016 ​November 2016​December 2015
​$0.66​$0.58​$0.​56

​​​​​​Learn what you're paying for

Every dollar on your natural gas bill can be divided into three parts

​Every dollar on your natural gas bill can be divided into three parts: Cost of natural gas; operations, maintenance and delivery; and taxes.*

  • CenterPoint Energy passes its cost of gas - about 53 cents - on to you without markup.
  • About 40 cents goes towards the cost of bringing gas to your home, maintaining a safe and reliable system and investing in new infrastructure and technology.
  • ​Taxes account for the remaining seven cents.
To learn more about the cost of natural gas in Minnesota​.

​​*The costs listed are averages across all CenterPoint Energy Resources Corporation service territories and are for illustration purposes only. Specific costs are found on page 2 of you natural gas bill. 

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