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    CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP)

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    CenterPoint Energy, Inc.
    1111 Louisiana Street
    Houston, TX 77002
    United States - Map
    Phone: 713-207-1111
    Website: http://www.centerpointenergy.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Utilities
    Industry:Gas Utilities
    Full Time Employees:7,505

    Business Summary 

    CenterPoint Energy, Inc. operates as a public utility holding company in the United States. The company’s Electric Transmission & Distribution segment offers electric transmission and distribution services to retail electric providers, municipalities, electric cooperatives, and other distribution companies. As of December 31, 2015, this segment owned 28,474 pole miles of overhead distribution lines and 3,723 circuit miles of overhead transmission lines; 23,120 circuit miles of underground distribution lines and 26 circuit miles of underground transmission lines; and 232 substations with a capacity of 58,674 megavolt amperes. Its Natural Gas Distribution segment sells regulated intrastate natural gas; provides natural gas transportation and storage services for residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation customers; and offers unregulated services comprising residential appliance repair and maintenance services, as well as sells heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment. This segment owned approximately 74,000 linear miles of natural gas distribution mains. The company’s Energy Services segment provides physical natural gas supplies primarily to commercial and industrial customers, and electric and gas utilities; natural gas management services; and physical delivery services, as well as procures and optimizes transportation and storage assets. It owns and operates approximately 200 miles of intrastate pipelines; and leases transportation capacity on various interstate and intrastate pipelines, and storage. Its Midstream Investments segment provides gathering, processing, compression, treating, dehydration, and natural gas liquids fractionation for producer customers. This segment had approximately 12,400 miles of gathering pipelines, 7,900 miles of interstate pipelines, and approximately 2,300 miles of intrastate pipelines. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    CenterPoint Energy, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2016 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Milton Carroll , 66
    Exec. Chairman
    607.00K0.00
    Mr. Scott M. Prochazka , 50
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    2.08M0.00
    Mr. William D. Rogers , 55
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    761.00K0.00
    Mr. Joseph B. McGoldrick , 62
    Exec. VP and Pres of Gas Division
    917.00K0.00
    Mr. Tracy B. Bridge , 57
    Exec. VP and Pres of Electric Division
    884.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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