Growing Communities and Businesses
CenterPoint Energy's mission is to drive growth in our service areas. Our allies in this mission are economic development organizations (EDOs) and businesses in search of markets in which to expand or relocate.
The Economic Development team at CenterPoint Energy exists to serve these allies with a combination of experienced, responsive professionals and access to critical information and analytical services such as gas and electrical infrastructure and demographics.
Providing Services to Customers
CenterPoint Energy is a Texas deregulated utility in an Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) deregulated market. To learn more, visit the
With about 3,700 miles of transmission lines and nearly 50,000 miles of distribution lines, we deliver electricity to more than 2.4 million customers in a 5,000 square-mile area on behalf of 85 retail electric providers.
We are a customer-focused company that works hard to understand, meet, and exceed our customers' needs and deliver a great service experience. The company's efforts have resulted in numerous customer satisfaction awards. To learn more. visit our
awards and recognition page.
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Offering Personalized Support
Your Economic Development market specialist provides you with a personal point-of-contact for all your project needs.
Regional manager, West Region
Economic Development Organizations - West Region (PDF)
Regional manager, East Region
Economic Development Organizations - East Region (PDF)
Project technician at large
Working with Partner Organizations
CenterPoint Energy partners with a diverse range of CenterPoint Energy departments to identify and capitalize on programs that promote sustained growth in our communities.