Electricity Market Place

About The Texas Electricity Market


Some background information for you:

Since January 2002, the electricity market has deregulated. Learn more about the legislation and what deregulation means for you.

Deregulation can be confusing. That is why it's comforting to know that there is an unbiased source of information to explain your choices.

There are also a number of governing bodies to ensure that you receive your electricity service safely and fairly. Please see related links for more information.

Be assured:

Electricity generation relies on resources that fluctuate in price such as oil and gas. As this fluctuation continues, budgeting for your electricity bill may become increasingly difficult. That's why Direct Energy has introduced multiple programs to help you manage your costs in this volatile market.