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Transportation Services

Transportation Services

Transportation Services
Information for suppliers in Mississippi

Approved Transportation Services suppliers provide natural gas to large-volume end-use commercial and industrial customers within CenterPoint Energy's service area. Suppliers coordinate with CenterPoint Energy Transportation Services on the delivery of the appropriate quantity of natural gas into the CenterPoint Energy distribution system, and CenterPoint Energy transports the natural gas to the end-use customer's meter.

A participating end-use customer will receive one bill from the supplier that will cover all charges for natural gas service, including CenterPoint Energy's cost of transporting the natural gas to the meter.

Transportation Services in Mississippi

To qualify for Transportation Services in Mississippi, an end-use customer must consume an average of 50 Mcf per day on an annual basis. The end-use customer enters into a contract with the supplier (or shipper) of their choice for natural gas supply, upstream pipeline capacity, as necessary, and distribution service for a minimum of one year. The supplier enters into a minimum one-year contract with CenterPoint Energy Transportation Services for delivery of natural gas to the customer's meter. 

Mississippi Rate Schedule MT-3 (over 50 Mcf per day):

Customer Charge $1,000.00
First 3,000 MMBtu $0.50 per MMBtu
Next 3,000 MMBtu $0.25 per MMBtu
Over 6,000 MMBtu $0.10 per MMBtu

Mississippi Rate Schedule MT-6 (10-49 Mcf per day):

Customer Charge $47.33
Adminstrative Fee $450.00
First 100 MMBtu $2.284 per MMBtu
Next 200 MMBtu $1.102 per MMBtu
Over 300 MMBtu $1.053 per MMBtu

Getting Started in Mississippi

An Exhibit A agreement must be signed by the supplier and the end-use customer and submitted to CenterPoint Energy by the supplier at least 30 days prior to the anticipated start date of new transportation services. All renewals or changes in service must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the anticipated renewal or change date.

Additional information and required documents can be found under "Useful Information." For more information, contact TransportationServices@CenterPointEnergy.com.

Transportation Services in Mississippi

Transportation Services area map Mississippi 

For information on Transportation Services in other parts of CenterPoint Energy's service area, please select from regions listed at left.