Here are some ways to help you make the most of your energy dollars. The more you know, the more you can save.
This free, online bill analysis tool explains where your home’s energy dollars are spent. In less than 10 minutes, you’ll get an energy analysis and customized energy efficiency tips. Best of all, it’s available in My Account. Just register or log in and select the Analyze Bill button.
Most customers can lower their bill payment during heating season with Average Monthly Billing, which spreads your costs more evenly throughout the year and provides more predictable payments.
If you or someone you know is having trouble paying their natural gas bill, please contact us right away for assistance.
My Account users can find this popular, interactive chart showing their gas usage trends by selecting the “Gas Usage” link. The chart also appears on the first page of your paper bill.
In the past year, we have seen the prices we pay for goods and services rise and fall. The cost of energy is no different. CenterPoint Energy neither controls nor profits from the cost of natural gas. Although the cost of natural gas can shift, heating with energy-efficient natural gas heating systems is reliably cost-effective compared to heaters that are powered by heating oil, propane and electricity.
Learn about energy-saving tips that can help make a difference in the amount of energy you use and the money you save.
If you notice a smell like rotten eggs in your home, it could be a natural gas leak. Leave fast on foot and call CenterPoint Energy or 911 from a safe distance. Also, be sure to test your carbon monoxide (CO) and smoke detectors and replace the batteries if needed.