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CenterPoint Energy kicks off Bring it Home with the Twins contest

Minneapolis, MN – July 23, 2012 – Summer is here, and that means grilling season is in full swing! In CenterPoint Energy’s Bring it Home with the Twins contest, we’ve combined two of summer’s most loved activities – baseball and grilling – to give our customers an incentive to sign up for CenterPoint Energy account services.

CenterPoint Energy customers can enter the contest up to five times by enrolling in our account services. Six lucky winners will get tickets to a catered party in a Target Field suite on Sept. 14 when the Minnesota Twins play the Chicago White Sox. One of these winners will receive the grand prize, a brand new Broilmaster grill, valued at nearly $1,500.

Customers can enroll in one of these convenient account services for up to five chances to win (Online Billing qualifies for two entries).

• My Account Online: 24-hour access to account information
• Online Billing: Paperless billing is convenient and better for the environment
• Automatic Bank Draft: Pay directly from a bank account
• Budget Plan: Spreads natural gas costs throughout the year

Entries will be accepted through Aug. 31. No purchase is necessary to enter or win. To enter and/or view official contest rules, visit today.

CenterPoint Energy, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a domestic energy delivery company that includes electric transmission & distribution, natural gas distribution, competitive natural gas sales and services, interstate pipelines, and field services operations.  The company serves more than five million metered customers primarily in Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. Assets total more than $22 billion. With about 8,800 employees, CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 135 years.  For more information, visit the website at In Minnesota, CenterPoint Energy is the state’s largest natural gas distribution utility, serving about 800,000 customers in 260 communities. The utility also operates a non-regulated business in Minnesota called Home Service Plus®. For more information, visit