Get Your Perfect Electricity Plan in Houston, 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 work hard 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 care you'd expect from a neighborhood energy provider. See how we provide best in class solutions for our residential and business customers!

Understanding your energy usage has never been simpler. Our insights will help you make smarter decisions, be more efficient, and spend less. You can finally understand the electricity you use! With our simple solutions, you can monitor and manage your electricity use.

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 perfect energy plan is waiting for you!

In Space City, there are so many things to do besides thinking about your electricity, like having a picnic at Discovery Green! Houston, watch rockets take off instead of your electricity rate! Choose us to lock in a fixed rate that won't soar with the seasons. During the extremely hot and humid Houston summers, you shouldn't have to worry about your electricity bill. Direct Energy offers you peace of mind with our many plans built to meet the needs of your home and family. We offer a wide variety of plans, from green energy to a fixed rate, where you can lock in a stable price for an established period of time.

Our most in-demand electricity plans include:

  • Green Texas 12: Help save the planet 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 pricing and unmatched customer service with all of our plans, but the perks don't stop there. Once you've fallen in love with your perfect plan, you can view your payment history, check out exclusive offers, and track your usage from any device. With our Online Account Manager, we make it easy to manage your energy. Whatever your energy needs are, we provide the knowledge and tools to help you become more energy-savvy and save on your electricity bill. Head to our Learning Center to learn about energy in Texas and get energy efficiency tips to help you cut your energy costs.

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

We're here to help consumers Live Brighter™ by offering customers in the Centerpoint area the tools and resources to do just that. Energy can be a mysterious commodity. We all use it, yet it's not often clear as to how our usage converts into what we pay. Direct Your Energy can clarify this relationship. Our handy Energy Insights Chart reflects how much energy your HVAC, fridge, appliances, and more actually used - for real! You'll not only see the itemized usage, but what that usage cost you.

Comprehensive resources are at your disposal! Just head to our Learning Center or blog to learn more about energy use. Understanding and managing your energy use and caring for your home are serious business. From energy savings and home improvement tips to safety tips, Direct Energy is committed to helping you.

Don't settle for average. 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.

See how much you can save when you sign up for Direct Energy.

Are you trying to decide between Direct Energy and Reliant Energy? Learn more about the perks of signing up with Direct Energy. Whether you're switching Houston electricity providers or you need new service, we make it a stress-free process. We have the electricity plan that suits your needs, whether you want the freedom of a connected home bundle or the stability of a fixed rate. Any plan can be managed in our easy-to-use Online Account Manager. There, you can sign up for options like Paperless Billing and Auto Pay to make paying your monthly bill stress-free.

No matter which electricity plan you choose for your Houston home, you can count on fixed rates and great customer service. Use our library of resources and energy insights tools, Direct Your Energy, to increase your energy efficiency and save on your monthly bills. Unlike other H-Town electricity companies, we want to help you save money on your electric bill. In fact, we'll even reward you for consuming less with our Reduce Your Use Rewards! 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.


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