Gas System

Clearwater gas building at night

Since 1923, Clearwater Gas System has been committed to providing safe, reliable natural and propane gas service to our customers in north Pinellas and Pasco counties. Clearwater Gas System is proud of its long history of providing gas service to the Suncoast area. A municipally-owned gas utility (owned by the city of Clearwater), Clearwater Gas System provides economical and reliable natural and propane gas energy to residents and businesses in our service territory.

Clearwater Gas System strives to be the energy provider of choice, and our energy commitment involves providing economical gas energy and related products at a level that exceeds customer expectations.

While very few things are 100-percent reliable, Clearwater Gas System’s 99.9 percent service reliability rate comes very close. On average, natural gas energy is approximately 68 percent cheaper than electric, while propane gas is approximately 32 percent cheaper for typical household applications. Our basic services include:

  • Commercial and Residential Natural & Propane Gas Service
  • Appliance Sales (water heaters, pool/spa heaters, outdoor kitchens, high-end gas appliances)
  • Appliance Service and Repair
  • Gas Piping and Installation
  • Construction and maintenance of underground gas mains and service lines
  • Pool & Spa Heating
  • Home Heating
  • Compressed Natural Gas for CNG vehicles

Clearwater Gas System services more than 28,000 natural and propane gas customers throughout north Pinellas and Pasco counties. Clearwater Gas System is the fourth largest municipal gas system in Florida and ranks 34th out of nearly 1,000 public gas systems in the United States. Service territories include 20 municipalities and unincorporated areas within northern and central Pinellas County, western and central Pasco County, and northwestern Hillsborough County. 

Clearwater Gas System at a Glance:

  • Founded: 1923 – owned and operated by the city of Clearwater
  • Fourth largest municipal gas system in Florida
  • Total Gas System accounts: 29,151
  • Pasco growth during FY2020: 1,316 new customers or 17.2% growth rate
  • Service area: 330 square miles, serves 20 cities in north Pinellas and Pasco counties as well as propane (LP) customers in NW Hillsborough County
  • Miles of underground main pipeline: 1,035
  • Authorized Employees: 110