Natural Gas Prices
The price of natural gas is influenced by the market forces of supply and demand.
Residential Natural Gas Prices
Learn what you're paying for
Every dollar on your natural gas bill can be divided into three parts: Cost of natural gas; operations, maintenance and delivery; and taxes.*
- CenterPoint Energy passes its cost of gas - about 42 cents - on to you without markup.
- About 49 cents goes towards the cost of bringing gas to your home, maintaining a safe and reliable system and investing in new infrastructure and technology.
- Taxes account for the remaining nine cents.
*The costs listed are averages across CenterPoint Energy Resources Corporation service territories in the south and are for illustration purposes only. Specific costs are found on page 2 of your natural gas bill.