Understanding the Cost of Natural Gas
The price of natural gas is influenced by the market forces of supply and demand. The price that CenterPoint Energy pays is the same price you are charged, with no mark-up. Your bill also includes additional charges related to delivery, taxes and other costs.
The amount below is a combination of these lines on your natural gas bill (which are based on the volume of gas you use): Delivery charge, Decoupling adjustment, Gas Affordability Program (GAP), Feb 2021 Weather Event, and Cost of gas.
Residential Natural Gas Prices (per therm* of natural gas)