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Apr 23, 2015, 16:30 ET
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CenterPoint Energy to file application to construct 345-kV electric transmission line

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE: CNP) electric utility will file an application tomorrow for a Certificate of Convenience and Necessity (CCN) with...

Apr 23, 2015, 16:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy declares $0.2475 quarterly dividend

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s. (NYSE: CNP) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.2475 per share of common...

Apr 23, 2015, 16:05 ET
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CenterPoint Energy reports annual shareholder meeting results

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) announced that at its annual meeting today, its shareholders: - Elected Milton Carroll, Michael P....

Apr 13, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Good news for Arkansas consumers; falling natural gas prices lower gas bills for CenterPoint Energy customers beginning this month

 CenterPoint Energy (NYSE: CNP) is decreasing the gas supply rate (GSR) portion of Arkansas customers' natural gas bills beginning with this...

Apr 08, 2015, 13:09 ET
DOE representatives look into the brain of the intelligent grid at CenterPoint Energy's technology center.

CenterPoint Energy continues to lead the nation in comprehensive smart grid technology

 More than five years after receiving a $200 million federal Smart Grid Investment Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for the...

Apr 06, 2015, 16:21 ET
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Gov. Mark Dayton and nine city mayors proclaim April as Safe Digging Month

 Governor Mark Dayton and nine city mayors in Minnesota issued proclamations announcing April as Safe Digging Month. The proclamations urge...

Apr 02, 2015, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy Electric Unit to File Distribution Cost Recovery Factor Application

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) announced today that on April 6, its electric transmission and distribution business, CenterPoint Energy...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Earnings

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today reported net income of $176 million, or $0.41 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2014, which...

Feb 23, 2015, 08:30 ET
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CenterPoint Energy to build and upgrade electric transmission facilities to serve Freeport LNG project

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE: CNP) electric utility announced that it will build new and expand existing electric transmission infrastructure...

Feb 12, 2015, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy continues investing in innovative, customer-focused technologies

 CenterPoint Energy (NYSE: CNP) recently unveiled a convenient new enhancement to the company's current electric outage communications....

Feb 03, 2015, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy smart grid investment delivers benefits for consumers, environment

Five years after receiving one of only six $200 million Smart Grid Investment Grants awarded by the United States Department of Energy (DOE),...

Jan 29, 2015, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy announces William D. Rogers will succeed Gary L. Whitlock as CFO

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) announced today that the board of directors approved the appointment of William (Bill) D. Rogers, 54, as...

Jan 26, 2015, 07:45 ET
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CenterPoint Energy increases quarterly dividend 4.2% to 24.75 cents per share

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.2475 per...

Dec 11, 2014, 16:22 ET
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CenterPoint Energy sets 2015 annual meeting of shareholders

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE:CNP) Board of Directors today announced that the 2015 annual meeting of shareholders will be held on Thursday,...

Dec 10, 2014, 14:59 ET
In 2013, CenterPoint Energy employees, retirees, friends and family members volunteered more than 220,000 volunteer hours valued at more than $5 million. The company has been recognized as the top community-minded company in its industry in The Civic 50, an annual initiative that identifies and recognizes companies for their commitment to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.

CenterPoint Energy ranks first in industry in The Civic 50

CenterPoint Energy (NYSE:CNP) has been recognized as the top community-minded company in its industry in The Civic 50, an annual initiative that...

Nov 05, 2014, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy reports third quarter 2014 earnings of $0.33 per diluted share

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today reported net income of $143 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2014, compared...

Oct 29, 2014, 16:05 ET
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CenterPoint Energy names three executive positions

 CenterPoint Energy (NYSE: CNP) today announced the promotions of three company executives: Kristie Colvin has been named senior vice...

Oct 21, 2014, 16:05 ET
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CenterPoint Energy declares $0.2375 quarterly dividend

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s. (NYSE: CNP) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.2375 per share of common...

Aug 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
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August 11 (8/11) Serves as a Good Reminder to Always Call Before Digging

Today's date of 8/11 is a natural reminder for everyone to call the national "Call Before You Dig" number, 811 prior to any digging project. One...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:15 ET
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CenterPoint Energy reports second quarter 2014 earnings of $0.25 per diluted share

 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today reported net income of $107 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2014,...