At CenterPoint Energy, we work hard to secure ample supplies of natural gas to ensure that you have all that you need to heat your home and business. With the long-term availability of U.S. natural gas supplies, choosing natural gas is the best choice because it's affordable, abundant, domestic and environmentally-friendly.
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Clean-burning natural gas costs less to use than any other energy source. In fact, natural gas is about half the cost of other fuels.
Natural gas prices continue to remain low making natural gas your best energy value.
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According to America's Natural Gas Alliance, there is more than a 100-year supply of natural gas in the United States.
98 percent of the natural gas used in the U.S. comes from North America.
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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.
Use our convenient operating cost calculator to see how you could benefit from choosing natural gas versus electricity.
Natural gas is cleaner than electricity, releasing: