View Storm Center​​​​​​ for weather related updates.

Safety is our highest priority, so we continuously monitor weather conditions and our distribution network to prevent equipment failures, and to ensure the safe and reliable delivery of electricity and natural gas.

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Electric safety tips​​​​​​​

Contact with power lines is dangerous, and CenterPo​int Energy cares about your safety. These tips will help you work and play safely outdoors and indoors.

Remember, if you encounter downed power lines​​​, stay at least 35 feet away and report them by calling 713-207-2222.​

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Before, during and after...Understand factors affecting reliability

CenterPoint Energy’s control over each factor may vary greatly. For example, we have more control over how we build/strengthen our grid than the number of outages caused by severe storms and lightning. Learn more about power reliability and how electricty gets delivered to you.