Choose Your Perfect Electricity Plan in Charlotte, Texas!

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

As we compete to earn the business of over four million home and business customers every day, Direct Energy will continue to lead energy innovation through connected experiences that make a difference in people's lives. Don't worry about our size. We may be one of the biggest residential energy retailers in North America, but we provide big-business know-how without sacrificing the personal attention you'd expect from a hometown energy provider. See how we provide best in class solutions for our residential and business customers!

Direct Energy has plenty of specialized offerings across the United States and Canada for you to choose from. Track, understand and control the electricity you use with our simple tools.

Live Brighter 36

Avoid price fluctuations with a competitive fixed rate that won't change for your next 36 bills.

  • Lock in a competitive fixed electricity rate for 36 months.
  • Reliable customer support, rewards and more!

12.0 ¢/kWh

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Live Brighter 12

Get a fixed energy rate that's locked in for an entire year.

  • 12-month contract with a rate that won't change with the seasons.
  • Reliable customer support, rewards and more!

12.4 ¢/kWh

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Weekends on Command 24

Free electricity every weekend for 24 months + Echo Dot!1

  • Free power from 6:00 PM Friday-11:59 PM Sunday!
  • Get an Echo Dot at no cost to you when you sign up.1 Manage your account, pay your bill and more, just with your voice!
  • Get a low, fixed Texas electricity rate the rest of the week.

12.7 ¢/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.

If you didn't think there was a perfect energy plan for you, think again!

There's more to life than stressing over your electric plan! In the Lone Star State, you could be spending your time learning about local history. Keep your home in Charlotte full of positive energy! Choose Direct Energy to be your trusted and reliable electric provider for low electricity rates and great customer service. Direct Energy offers you peace of mind during the cold and windy Charlotte winters. We have the products and prices that are right for your home and your budget because you shouldn't have to stress about your electricity bill. There is a wide variety of plans available to you, from the Echo Dot plan to a fixed rate, which frees you from the risk of soaring prices when the seasons change.

We have a plan to fit everyone's needs. Take a look at some of our most sought-after electricity plans:

  • Green Texas 12: Go green with Direct Energy when you choose this plan that runs on 100% renewable energy! Lock in a fixed rate for a 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: Enjoy free electricity all weekend starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, every weekend for 2 years! You'll also receive an Echo Dot when you sign up!1
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Competitive electricity rates and outstanding customer service are only a couple of the many perks that come with all of our plans. Once you've signed up for your perfect plan, you can use our Online Account Manager to view your payment history, refer your friends to receive a bill credit, and track your usage. Simple as that! Get the most out of your dollar - check out our Learning Center to learn about energy in Texas. Whatever your energy needs are, we provide the knowledge and tools to help you become more energy-savvy and spend less on your electricity bill.

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Direct Energy is not your average electricity supplier in Charlotte, Texas.

We're here to help consumers Live Brighter™ by supplying customers in the AEP Central area with the tools and resources to do just that. We all use energy, but it's a mysterious commodity. How does our usage convert into what we pay? Direct Your Energy can clarify this relationship. Not only will you see your daily energy use, but it will be broken out at the appliance level to offer you an even deeper look into your energy use!

Want to learn more about your energy use? Our Learning Center and blog can help, as they offer extensive tools. We have tips that range from energy savings and home improvement to safety tips. With Direct Energy's commitment to our customers, you can learn to better care for your home and understand and manage your energy use.

You and your Charlotte home need an energy company that is dedicated to you, not some average run-of-the-mill provider. Direct Energy can help you take control of your energy use.

Sign up with Direct Energy and save.

Are you switching Charlotte electricity providers? Or maybe you need new service? Direct Energy makes it easy, so if you've been researching TXU Energy, or other electricity providers such as Reliant Energy or Green Mountain Energy, look no further. It doesn't matter if you want the stability of a fixed rate or the freedom of a connected home bundle, we have the plan that fits your needs. We even make paying your monthly bill stress-free with options like Auto Pay, all managed in our easy-to-use Online Account Manager!

The same electricity plan is not the best for everyone, but all customers have several things they can count on - like reliable and secure service and an active social media community! Take advantage of Direct Your Energy, our insightful usage tool that analyzes your energy usage and helps you use less and save more. With a commitment to helping you save money on your electric bill, we are different from other electricity companies. In fact, with Reduce Your Use Rewards, Direct Energy is rewarding customers for consuming less electricity on the days we request! Get started with Direct Energy today and lead a smarter life.

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.


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