​​​​​​​​​Natural Gas Energy Analysis​

Looking for ways to cut costs for your business?​​​

A Natural Gas Energy Analysis from CenterPoint Energy can help. Our certified energy auditor will visit your facility, inspect your building envelope and installed natural gas equipment, examine how it is operated​ and identify opportunities to improve energy efficiency. You'll receive a detailed report with specific recommendations, many of which qualify for rebates, to help you develop a plan for energy-saving improvements. Request your natural gas energy analysis today.

Participating customers will also be eligible for direct install natural gas saving measures at no additional cost, including programmable thermostats, energy-efficient faucet aerators and showerheads, and weather stripping for exterior doors.

Natural gas Energy Analysis

What happens at a Natural Gas Energy Analysis?​​​​

CenterPoint Energy's certified energy auditor will tour your facility and:

  1. Analyze your facility's recent natural gas use.
  2. Work with you to identify specific issues and needs.
  3. Thoroughly inspect your building envelope, including doors, windows and insulation.
  4. Catalog and review installed natural gas equipment and how you currently operate it.
  5. Provide a detailed written report that includes:
    • Specific energy-saving recommendations
    • Projected energy and cost savings for each measure
    • General costs to implement improvements
    • Estimated payback period for each suggested improvement
    • Available CenterPoint Energy Rebates and other programs to help offset initial costs to implement improvements
    • Analysis of your recent energy consumption
    • Inventory of current installed natural gas and related energy equipment

You'll end up with a comprehensive and detailed assessment to help you develop and implement a plan to save energy for your operation - now and for years to come.

Any size business and industry type can benefit

Whether you operate a smaller commercial business such as a coffee shop or hair salon, or are responsible for a mid-size or larger facility such as a church, school, multi-family building or hospital, you'll benefit from the practical, hands-on solutions of our Natural Gas Energy Analysis. Schedule your natural gas energy analysis now.

Looking for a comprehensive natural gas and electric audit?

CenterPoint Energy is partnering with Xcel Energy to offer our joint customers a comprehensive electric and natural gas audit. If you receive your electric service from Xcel Energy and natural gas service from CenterPoint Energy, you may request a joint electric and natural gas site visit for a total co-pay of $500. 

Low cost, high value

Customer co-payments for each Natural Gas Energy Analysis are tailored to facility size and natural gas consumption. Each is subsidized by CenterPoint Energy and offers an extraordinary value:

Analysis Scope​​ Co-pay
Basic review of facility with high-level report, covering non-process loads. Most appropriate for small sized customers.


Comprehensive**Comprehensive review of facility with detailed technical report and calculations, covering non-process loads. Most appropriate for mid-large sized customers.

Ad-hoc services***

Custom analysis and/or additional services targeted to special customer needs and preferences, including infrared scans, steam trap surveys, and analysis of process loads. 

Based on services provided
* Basic analysis is only available to customers with Firm A or Firm B rate class.
** Customers with a Firm A or Firm B rate class may opt-in to the comprehensive-level analysis.
*** Ad-hoc services provides for specialty technical analysis of facilities based on special needs of the customer, regardless of the rate class. Customers with process loads, regardless of size, will receive a custom analysis.