Get Your Perfect Electric Plan in Highlands, 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 secure the trust of our over four million customers by working hard for them every day. Don't worry about our size. We may be one of the largest residential energy retailers in North America, but we provide big-business know-how without abandoning the personal touch you'd expect from a hometown energy provider. See how we provide best in class solutions for our residential and business customers!

You can finally understand the electricity you use! With our simple solutions, you can follow and manage your electricity use. No matter what your need is, Direct Energy is your dependable go-to resource, with specially-designed offerings across the United States and Canada.

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.

The ideal Highlands energy plan is waiting for you!

Why spend time thinking about your electricity, when you could be hiking in one of Harris County's many parks? Lock in competitive electricity rates from Direct Energy today! We offer excellent customer service and as your Highlands electric company, we're here to help power your home and make life easier! You shouldn't have to stress about your electricity bill during the long and hot summers in Highlands. Don't worry, just be happy because with the products and prices that are right for your home and your budget, Direct Energy has you covered. We offer a wide range of plans, from green energy to a fixed rate, which frees you from the risk of skyrocketing prices when the seasons change.

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

  • Green Texas 12: Support green energy 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: Enjoy free weekend electricity from Friday at 6 p.m. to Sunday at 11:59 p.m. and receive a Echo Dot when you sign up!1
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You can count on competitive electricity rates and unmatched customer service with all of our plans, and those are just a couple of the benefits we offer. Once you've decided on your perfect plan, we make it easy to manage your energy from any device with our Online Account Manager. View your bills, check out exclusive offers, and track your usage - wherever and whenever it's convenient. Nobody has the same energy needs, but we have the knowledge and tools to help all energy-users become more energy-savvy and save on their electricity bill. Read through some cost-cutting tips about energy in Texas by heading to our Learning Center.

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Direct Energy is not your typical electricity supplier in Highlands, Texas.

Are you on a mission to Live Brighter™? Guess what! We're committed to helping you do just that. We provide our customers in the Centerpoint area with the resources and tools they need. 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. The Home Comparison tool reflects your home's energy usage to that of homes like yours, so you can see if you are using more or less than those guys. You'll not only see how your overall usage stacks up, but a breakdown of the individual elements that contribute to your bill.

Our Learning Center and blog also offer extensive tools for you to learn more about your energy use. Understand and manage your energy use and take care of your home. From green living and home improvement tips to safety tips, Direct Energy is dedicated to helping you.

Don't settle for what's standard. Choose an electricity company in your town that's dedicated to you and your home's needs. Take control of your energy use by making Direct Energy your energy provider.

Sign up with Direct Energy and save.

Are you switching Highlands electricity providers? Or maybe you need new service? Direct Energy makes it simple, so if you've been researching TXU Energy, or other electricity providers such as Reliant Energy or Green Mountain Energy, no need to look further. Looking for a plan with the freedom of a connected home bundle? Or maybe you like the stability of a fixed rate. No matter what your ideal plan looks like, we have the one for you. Then, sign up for Auto Pay and Paperless Billing to make paying your bill even easier. It can all be done by logging into your account!

There are some things you can always count on, no matter which electricity plan you choose for your Highlands home - like fixed rates and great customer service! Use our library of resources and energy insights tools, Direct Your Energy, to bump up your energy efficiency and save on your monthly bills. With a commitment to helping you spend less money on your electric bill, we are different from other electricity companies. In fact, we'll even reward you for consuming less with our Reduce Your Use Rewards! Direct Energy has everything you need to live smarter, so get started with us 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 November 27, 2018 when compared to other retail electric providers offers listed on the powertochoose.org website. Subject to change.


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