Choose Your Perfect Electricity Plan in Alpine, Texas!

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Direct Energy gives customers choice, simplicity, and innovation by bringing energy, data, and technology together for your Texas home.

We strive to earn the business of our more than four million home and business customers by working hard for them every day. Even though we're among the biggest residential energy retailers in North America, we provide big-business know-how without sacrificing the care you'd expect from a neighborhood energy provider. See how we provide best in class solutions for our residential and business customers!

Direct Energy is a resource you can rely on, no matter what you need. We have an abundance of specialized offerings across the United States and Canada for you to choose from. Don't ignore an increase in your energy bill. Understand your energy usage like never before with our insights. They will help you make smarter decisions, be more efficient, and save money.

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Power on Command 24Electricity + Echo Dot
 

10.5¢/kWh

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Power on Command 24

Electricity + Echo Dot
  • Echo Dot
    Get an Echo Dot at no cost to you when you sign up. Manage your account, pay your bill and more, just with your voice!*
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    24 Months
    24 months of electricity for your home
  • Fixed Rate
    Enjoy fixed rate Texas electricity and stop worrying about price spikes.

10.5¢/kWh

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Live Brighter 36Electricity
Lock in a fixed rate for the next 36 bills to enjoy a energy rate that won't change.

10.1¢/kWh

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36

Live Brighter 36

Electricity
  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive fixed rate
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    36 Months
    36 months of electricity

10.1¢/kWh

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Weekends on Command 24Echo Dot + Free Weekends
 

11.2¢/kWh

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24

Weekends on Command 24

Echo Dot + Free Weekends
  • Echo Dot
    Get an Echo Dot at no cost to you when you sign up. Manage your account, pay your bill and more, just with your voice!**
  • Free Weekends
    Free power from 6:00 PM Friday-11:59 PM Sunday!
  • Fixed Rate
    Get a low, fixed Texas electricity rate the rest of the week.
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    24 Months
    24 months of electricity

11.2¢/kWh

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Twelve Hours on Command 12Echo Dot + Free Nights
 

12.4¢/kWh

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12

Twelve Hours on Command 12

Echo Dot + Free Nights
  • Free Nights
    Get free electricity every night from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.^^
  • Fixed Rate
    Get a fixed rate during the day
  • Echo Dot
    Get an Amazon Echo Dot when you sign up
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    12 Months
    12 months of electricity

12.4¢/kWh

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Green Texas 12Green Energy
 

10.4¢/kWh

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12

Green Texas 12

Green Energy
  • Green Energy
    Help contribute to renewable energy initiatives.
  • mo.
    12 Months
    12 months of electricity for your Texas home
  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive fixed electricity rate for the life of your plan and gain protection against possible price spikes.

10.4¢/kWh

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Live Brighter 12Electricity
 

10.3¢/kWh

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12

Live Brighter 12

Electricity
  • Fixed Rate
    Secure a rate that won't change with the seasons.
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    12 Months
    12 months of electricity

10.3¢/kWh

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Free Power Weekends 12Electricity + Free Weekends
 

11.4¢/kWh

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12

Free Power Weekends 12

Electricity + Free Weekends
  • Free Weekends
    Free power starting at 6 PM on Fridays§
  • Fixed Rate
    Low, fixed energy rate the rest of the week
  • mo.
    12 Months
    12 months of electricity in Texas

11.4¢/kWh

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Twelve Hour Power 12Electricity + Free Nights
 

12.3¢/kWh

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12

Twelve Hour Power 12

Electricity + Free Nights
  • mo.
    12 Months
    12 months of electricity
  • Free Nights
    Get free electricity every night from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m^
  • Fixed Rate
    Enjoy a great fixed rate during the day

12.3¢/kWh

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Bright ChoiceElectricity
 

14.9¢/kWh

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Bright Choice

Electricity
  • Variable Rate
    A variable-rate electricity plan lets you take advantage of seasonal pricing and offers the freedom of no long-term contract and no cancellation fee.
  • Month-to-Month
    Month to month electricity

14.9¢/kWh

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Valid for new residential customers only. Rates above reflect average usage of 2,000 kWh/month. Please see the Electricity Facts Label for other pricing information.

Sign up for your perfect energy plan!

Given the number of fun activities available in the Gateway to the Big Bend, like feeling the rhythm at the Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering, the last thing you want to do is waste time thinking about your electricity. For the city that's a jewel in the middle of the desert, we have electricity plans that you can treasure through the years. Make Direct Energy your electric company for affordable energy plans and great customer service. Don't spend another long, hot Alpine summer worrying about your electricity. Direct Energy has the products and prices that are right for your home and your budget. We offer a wide variety of plans, from green energy to a fixed rate, which means your rate won't be affected if changing seasons cause prices to skyrocket.

Here is a list of our most sought-after electricity plans:

  • Green Texas 12: Reduce your carbon footprint with a fixed-rate electricity plan that fuels your home with 100% renewable energy for one year!
  • Live Brighter 12: Plug in to our standard fixed-rate electricity plan for a year of savings, rewards and more!
  • Weekends on Command 24: Choose two years of free electricity all weekend, every weekend from 6 p.m. on Friday to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday. You'll even receive an Echo Dot for signing up!1
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With us, you can always count on competitive pricing and unmatched customer service, and those are just a couple of the benefits we offer. Once you've settled on your perfect plan, you can use our Online Account Manager to view your payment history, check out exclusive offers, and more. You can even do it from any device! Learn some money-saving tips about energy in Texas by visiting our Learning Center. Want to be more energy-savvy and save on your electricity bill? Who wouldn't? We provide the knowledge and tools to help you accomplish your goal.

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Direct Energy is not your standard electricity supplier.

Are you on a mission to Use Less of What We Sell™? Guess what! We're committed to helping you do just that. We offer our customers in the AEP North area the tools and resources they need. Direct Your Energy, our easy-to-navigate energy usage insights resource, inspects your energy usage, helping you make expert decisions and use less. Usage Anomaly Alerts, an alert message feature for abnormal usage patterns, are triggered when your actual usage is considerably different than what would have been predicted given weather conditions and your historical usage patterns.

If you want to learn more about your energy use, you can check out Direct Energy's Learning Center and blog for access to extensive tools. Everything from energy savings and home improvement tips to safety tips, Direct Energy is committed to helping you understand and manage your energy use and take care of your home.

Don't settle for any average electricity company when you can have one that goes above-and-beyond and is dedicated to you and your home's needs. Take control of your Texas electricity bills every month by making Direct Energy your energy provider.

Save when you sign up for Direct Energy.

Looking to switch your energy provider? We make it a stress-free process, whether you're switching Alpine electricity providers or you need new service. With Direct Energy, you can enroll in paperless and Auto Pay options, track your energy usage, refer a friend and save, and more. Explore our different plans now. We have a plan for everyone, from the stability of a fixed rate to the freedom of a connected home bundle and everything in between. Any plan can be managed in our easy-to-use Online Account Manager, where you can sign up for options like Paperless Billing and Auto Pay to make paying your bill stress-free.

The same electricity plan is not the best for everyone, but all customers have several things they can count on - like fixed rates and great customer service! We empower you to make smarter, more informed choices with our energy insights tool, Direct Your Energy. Check out our library of resources to bump up your energy efficiency and save on your monthly bills. Unlike other electricity companies in the Heart of Big Bend, we strive to help you save money on your electric bill. In fact, with Reduce Your Use Rewards, Direct Energy is rewarding customers for consuming less electricity at specified times! We have everything you need to live smarter. Get started with Direct Energy today.

1Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Free power begins on Fridays at 6:00 PM and ends Sunday at 11:59 PM. To utilize all features of the Echo Dot, you will need an 'always on' Wi-Fi internet service. If you cancel your plan early there's a fee of $135. You cannot return your Echo Dot to avoid the early cancellation fee. Terms and Conditions apply. All Amazon trademarks and copyrights are property of Amazon.com or its affiliates. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.
2Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. To utilize all features of the Echo Dot, you will need an 'always on' Wi-Fi internet service. If you cancel your plan early there's a fee of $135. You cannot return your Echo Dot to avoid the early cancellation fee. Terms and Conditions apply. All Amazon trademarks and copyrights are property of Amazon.com or its affiliates. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.
3Flat bill rate applicable up to 2,000 kWh a month. See your terms of service for more information.
4Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Free power begins on Fridays at 6:00 PM and ends Sunday at 11:59 PM. Terms and Conditions apply.
5Green energy plans are supported 100% by Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) that are purchased and retired in an amount sufficient to match your annual consumption. RECs are a tradeable, non-tangible energy commodity in the United States that represents proof that 1 megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity was generated from an eligible renewable energy resource like biomass, hydro, solar or wind. Please see your Terms of Service for more information.
7Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Certain eligibility requirements, fees, taxes, terms and conditions apply. A base charge of $9.95 is included in the average price for this plan, as well as other recurring charges, excluding state and local sales taxes and Miscellaneous Gross Receipts Tax Reimbursement. This 12-month term fixed price will only vary if there are changes in TDU, regulatory fees or a law that requires new or modified costs outside of our control. If you cancel before end of term, there is a cancellation fee of $135. You may cancel without penalty if you move and provide a forwarding address at least 14 days prior to your move date. Please see the Electricity Facts Label for more information and other applicable fees for this plan. Most free hours electricity claim as of August 15, 2019 when compared to other retail electric providers offers listed on the powertochoose.org website. Subject to change.

8Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Certain eligibility requirements, fees, taxes, terms and conditions apply. A base charge of $9.95 is included in the average price for this plan, as well as other recurring charges, excluding state and local sales taxes and Miscellaneous Gross Receipts Tax Reimbursement. This 12-month term fixed price will only vary if there are changes in TDU, regulatory fees or a law that requires new or modified costs outside of our control. If you cancel before end of term, there is a cancellation fee of $135. You may cancel without penalty if you move and provide a forwarding address at least 14 days prior to your move date. Please see the Electricity Facts Label for more information and other applicable fees for this plan. Most free hours electricity claim as of August 15, 2019 when compared to other retail electric providers offers listed on the powertochoose.org website. Subject to change. To utilize all features of the Echo Dot, you will need an 'always on' Wi-Fi internet service. If you cancel your plan early there's a fee of $135. You cannot return your Echo Dot to avoid the early cancellation fee. Terms and Conditions apply. All Amazon trademarks and copyrights are property of Amazon.com or its affiliates. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.


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