Comfort & Control Plan from Direct Energy and Nest

Save Up to 20% on
Heating and Cooling Bills
with Direct Energy and Nest

  • Nest Learning Thermostat
    • included ($249 Value) at no cost to you
  • Plus, Get a $50 VISA Gift Card
    • when you sign up online today
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Seasons Change.
Your Energy Rate Won't.

Direct Energy, one of the largest home services and energy providers in North America, has partnered with Nest, the company known for reinventing unloved products in the home, to develop an energy plan that simplifies how you manage energy usage in your home. The Comfort & Control Plan offers competitive rates on electricity or natural gas for your home combined with innovative energy-saving features and modern convenience. When you choose this plan from Direct Energy, you'll receive the Nest Learning Thermostat™ (a $249 value) and reliable fixed rates on the energy type of your choice.

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With Comfort & Control, You Get:

Lock In Your Electricity Rate

Energy Rate Stability

Friendly Customer Service

Friendly Customer Service

Easy Nest Installation

Easy DIY Nest Installation

Nest Learning Thermostat

Nest Learns Your Preferences

Manage Your Thermostat Anywhere

Simple Thermostat Management

Energy Usage Alerts

Alerts Help Reduce Usage

Take Charge of Your Energy Usage with these Nest Learning Thermostat™ Features (While Looking Cool)

When you install the Nest Learning Thermostat™ in your home, it will remember what temperatures you like, create a custom schedule for your home, and adjust temperature settings automatically to save energy when you're away from home. It can show you how much energy you've saved, recommend more energy-efficient settings, and give you tips on how to save even more. And you can control it remotely with your smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Nest's features help you reduce your energy usage with:


The Nest programs itself in about a week, creating a personalized schedule based on the temperature you enter. It continually adapts to your changing life and any adjustments you make.


After you leave the house, the Nest senses your absence and automatically adjusts the temperature settings to avoid heating or cooling an empty home.

Nest Leaf

This green leaf icon appears when you adjust the Nest Thermostat to an optimal, energy-efficient temperature. It guides you in the right direction towards reduced energy usage.

Energy History

Learn how, when, and where your home uses electricity with your monthly Energy Report. You'll even gain insights on how to further reduce your usage to hopefully enjoy more savings.

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Start Saving Energy with the Comfort & Control Plan and Nest in a Few Easy Steps

When you sign up for the Direct Energy Comfort and Control plan, you'll receive the Nest Learning Thermostat™ at no cost to you (a $249 value) and protection from seasonal rate spikes to the prices you pay for electricity and natural gas. The Nest Learning Thermostat™ learns your schedule and programs itself. Teach Nest your schedule and you could save up to 20% on your heating and cooling bill. Together, Direct Energy and Nest help you control of your energy efficiency and comfort, leaving you to sit back and enjoy all the benefits.

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Monitor Your Thermostat Settings and Usage from Anywhere with the Nest App

Since the Nest Learning Thermostat™ is always thinking on your behalf, it's important to understand what it's doing for you to help reduce your energy usage. With the Nest App, you will have increased control over your temperature settings and deeper access to what Nest learns about your home, schedule, and energy use. From the convenience of your smartphone, tablet, or laptop, you can do the following:

  • Control up to 10 thermostats in two homes from one single account
  • Check and adjust your schedule and temperature
  • Put Nest in and out of Away mode
  • Save energy when you are shown the Nest Leaf
  • View your energy history
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Expand Your Knowledge of the Nest Learning Thermostat™

Now that the your home is benefiting from the great features of the Nest Learning Thermostat™, we want to help you learn all about how Nest works with your Comfort & Control Plan to use less energy. When you visit the Nest Knowledge Center, you can view:

  • How-To's and Tutorials
  • Articles on Energy Savings and Energy Efficiency
  • Tools and Technical Specs
  • Videos and Infographics
  • Frequently Asked Questions
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Installing Your Nest is Easy

The folks at Nest are proud of how simple it is for people to install the Nest Learning Thermostat™. "Three out of four customers install Nest in 30 minutes or less."

To install the Nest yourself in your home, use the Nest Compatibility Checker widgetto see whether your HVAC system can work with Nest. In fact, the thermostat works in "95% of homes with low voltage systems." The installation videoprovides a step-by-step walk-through of how installation works.

The Nest Learning Thermostat™ is very simple to install; however, if you feel you would need someone there to help with installation, Direct Energy can arrange for a certified home service professional to come to your home and perform the installation at a special rate To have one of our home service agents install your Nest, you can call 1-877-396-7658. They'll remove and recycle your old thermostat, connect Nest to your Wi-Fi network, and give you a quick demonstration of how everything operates.

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Nest, Nest Learning Thermostat™, Nest Leaf, Airwave, Auto-Away, and the Nest logo are trademarks or service marks of Nest Labs, Inc. You must be a single family homeowner to enroll in the Plan. You will receive the Nest Thermostat within 2 weeks of the date you start receiving electricity and/or natural gas service from Direct Energy. The Nest Thermostat is compatible with most HVAC systems. Check the compatibility of your system here before enrolling in the Plan. If you cancel your Plan early, you must pay a device cost recovery fee of $200 per thermostat.

*Customers become eligible upon acceptance on a Comfort & Control energy plan. Please allow 4-6 weeks to receive your gift card after acceptance.