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Electric Services Overview

At CenterPoint Energy, we’re committed to the safe, reliable delivery of electricity and to helping you get the most out of your energy dollars. To learn more, please visit one of the web sites below.

 Utility Service

Our electric distribution utility, CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC ensures the reliable delivery of power from power plants to more than 2 million homes and businesses in the 5,000 square-mile service territory in and around Houston, Texas.

  • Report a street light outage
  • View your electric usage
  • Learn about smart meters
  • Save energy and money through our efficiency programs
  • Stay safe around electricity
  • And more

To report an outage, call 713-207-2222 or 800-332-7143.

 Additional Services

Tired of paying a Minimum Use Fee each month? reveals Minimum Use Fees in each plans’ description. TrueCost helps you pay for only what you use.


We also offer electricity and energy-related services through other CenterPoint affiliates. These affiliates are not the same company as CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric and are not regulated by the Public Utility Commission of Texas. You do not have to buy products/services from these affiliates in order to receive quality regulated services from CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric.