CenterPoint Energy and What You Should Know About The Company


CenterPoint Energy Inc. is another utility holding company in the United States serving eight states. This is also an Xcel Energy competitor.

The company serves Arkansas, Indiana, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Texas. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

The major form of energy this company distributes is Natural Gas. CenterPoint Energy’s natural gas is available in all eight states. Electric distribution is only available in two of the states. You can use the distribution map below to check.

centerpoint energy distribution map

How To Start Service Online

The company serves both residential and businesses. You can start a completely new service or transfer an existing service to a different location.

To start a new service, you can easily go to their website and fill out a form to apply.

You can also transfer your service. When transferring, you will need to provide your account number and your login details. You could also be required to provide your moving dates. When moving, simply go to the move service page and fill out the form to start your moving process.

It is also very simple to cancel your service online. All you have to do is to visit their website and fill the stop service form as well.

How To Contact CenterPoint Energy

For more information about CenterPoint Energy, you have to speak to them. Below are all the contact details of CenterPoint Energy.

Natural Gas Contact Center

Customer Service numbers

  • 713-659-2111
  • 800-752-8036

Leakage Reporting

  • 713-659-2111
  • 888-876-5786

Payment Address

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.

P.O. Box 4981

Houston, TX 77210-4981

Electric Delivery Contact

Customer service

  • 713-207-2222
  • 800-332-7143

Downed Power Lines reporting


Reporting Electric Theft

  • 713-207-7225
  • 877-570-5770