CenterPoint Energy

Set your preferences online
Paperless Billing

Updated, mobile friendly My Account makes it easier and more convenient to set your preferences online.

Bill delivery method. Set your preference to paperless and receive an email when you next bill is due

  • Reduce paper waste and clear clutter
  • Pay anyway you’d like
  • View up to 13 months bill history

Payment reminders

  • Select text or email payment reminders to stay in control of your bill and avoid late fees
  • Choose up to five days before your bill is due

It’s easy to set up your choices today!

  • Sign in to your online account or register for an account. 
  • Select the preferences tab, make your selections and you’re done.

Energy Assistance

My Energy Analyzer
 Natural Gas for Your Home

Enhance your home with natural gas lights and logs and save


Now is a great time to replace your heating systems

If you plan to replace your air conditioning unit this fall, maximize your HVAC system’s performance by upgrading your heating system at the same time.

With a little early planning, you can relax knowing you'll be keeping your family comfortable all year long, while benefiting your budget by saving energy and money.


Natural Gas Lights
Add security and charm to your home with outdoor gas lighting. Gas lights can create a relaxed setting in your yard, patio or pool area and are versatile so they can conveniently be mounted on posts or a wall. 

Weather the storm with a standby natural gas generator
Conveniently power your home during an electrical outage with a natural gas standby generator.

 Gas is better
Gas is Better

Your choice for greater comfort and savings

Enjoy greater cost and energy savings year-round by getting the facts about the benefits of natural gas.

  • More affordable - Natural gas costs less to use than any other energy source including electricity. 
  • Greater comfort - Natural gas water heaters recover twice as fast and have more hot water available than electric models. 
  • Better for the environment - A home that uses natural gas for heating, water heating, cooking and clothes drying leaves about half the carbon footprint of an all-electric home.

Learn more.

 Paperless Billing
Paperless billing 

It’s easy to sign up for clutter-free paperless

Here’s how:

  1. Register for or sign in to your online account 
  2. Select the preferences tab at top
  3. Click for paperless

It’s that easy! For future bills, you’ll get a notice when it’s ready to view and pay online.  Go paperless.

Residential natural gas prices

FEB 2015 Last Month FEB 2014
$0.57 $0.63 $0.70