CenterPoint Energy
Producer Services
Purchasing, transporting natural gas from wellhead to end-use markets
Producer Services

Producer Services provides its customers fully integrated services to move natural gas from the wellhead to premium end-use markets – whether they operate a single-well, are a small to mid-size independent producer, or a major exploration and production company.


CenterPoint Energy Services (CES) Producer Services group has purchased natural gas directly from producers for more than 20 years. But we do more than just buy gas – we offer an array of services that allow customers to realize the greatest economic potential from their gas. We have the pipelines and other assets to move gas from the most active production territories – covering a five-state area that includes east and south Texas, southwest Arkansas, south Oklahoma, northwest Louisiana, and Pennsylvania.

We're experts in our business.

What we provide

  • Supply management strategies
  • Gathering and pooling services
  • Downstream transportation services
  • Firm interstate and intrastate transportation options 
  • Forward-price risk management
  • Load forecasting and nominations
  • Seasonal natural gas storage
  • Daily and monthly pricing options
  • Load following, scheduling, balancing
  • Short- and long-term contracts
  • Hedging

Producer Services customers

  • Single-well producers
  • Small to mid-size independent producers
  • Bio-methane/landfill operators
  • Major exploration and production companies
  • Transporters
  • Merchant buyers and sellers

About Producer Services

  • Serves more than 90 producers
    — From single-well, to small- or mid-size operators, to major exploration
    and production companies
  • Ongoing, significant growth in volume
    — 2008 volumes = 28 Bcf
    — 2009 volumes = 43 Bcf
    — 2010 volumes = ~50 Bcf
  • Backed by financially stable company with a 135-year history – CenterPoint Energy

Territories Served

CES Producer Services Territories

CenterPoint Energy Services (CES) Producer Services operates in a five-state area, including east and south Texas, southwest Arkansas, south Oklahoma, northwest Louisiana, and Pennsylvania.

Producer Services has a quality program, excellent customer service and many satisfied customers. We sell, move and store gas. And we bear the risk of price and market volatility – so you won’t. You produce the natural gas – we’ll take it from there.


Gulf Coast

1111 Louisiana Street
20th Floor
Houston,TX 77002
Contact: Stacey Phillips
Phone: 713-207-6429
Fax: 713-207-0068
14785 Preston Road, #550
Dallas,TX 75254
Contact:Tim Leonard
Phone: 972-789-5560
Fax: 972-789-5561


St. Louis
470 N. Kirkwood Road, #200
St. Louis, MO 63211
Contact: Shelley Gellner
Phone: 314-991-7374
Fax: 314-991-7501