Get The Perfect Electric Plan in Merkel, 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 work hard for more than four million customers across the United States and Canada, and we strive to earn their business every day. Even though we're one of the largest residential energy retailers in North America, we provide big-business know-how without giving up the dedication you'd expect from a hometown energy provider. See how we provide best in class solutions for our residential and business customers!

We provide the insights you need to make smarter decisions, be more efficient, reduce your energy use and spend less. We empower you with simple solutions to follow, understand and control 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.

Get your perfect energy plan!

There's more to life than stressing over your electric plan! In the Windmill City, you could be spending your time enjoying some real Texas barbecue. We'll keep the wind in your sails with low electricity rates, a wide range of plans and reliable service. You don't need to spend another hot and humid Merkel summer worrying about your electricity bill because Direct Energy has the products and prices that are right for your home and your budget. There is a wide variety of plans available to you, from green energy to a fixed rate, which protects your rates when the seasons change and prices potentially skyrocket.

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

  • Green Texas 12: Do what's right for the environment and your wallet, with a fixed-rate electricity plan powered by 100% renewable energy for 12 months.
  • Live Brighter 12: Lock in a one-year fixed electricity rate that won't break the bank or change with the seasons!
  • Weekends on Command 24: Get 24 months of free weekend electricity, from 6 p.m. on Friday until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday. You'll also get an Echo Dot for signing up.1
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You can count on competitive electricity rates and exceptional customer service with all of our plans, but those aren't the only benefits you get to take advantage of. Better understand your monthly energy bill by logging into our Online Account Manager. View your bills, refer a friend, and track your usage - from any device! We want you to lower your energy use. Yes, we mean it! It's better for our planet and your wallet. Let Direct Energy show you ways to decrease your energy usage that are simple enough to incorporate into your daily life. Whatever your energy needs are, we provide the knowledge and tools to help you become more energy-savvy and save on your electricity bill.

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Direct Energy is not your typical 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, a custom suite of energy usage insight tools, helps make sense of your charges and enables you to lower your overall usage. Your energy snapshot will help you make adjustments, if needed, so that you are in total control. You'll also benefit from a seven-day weather outlook and how that could impact your bottom line.

If you want to learn more about your energy use, you can check out Direct Energy's Learning Center and blog for access to copious resources. Care for your home and understand and manage your energy use. From green living and home improvement tips to safety tips, Direct Energy is committed 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. Make Direct Energy your energy provider today and take control of your energy use and Texas electricity bills every month!

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

Are you switching Merkel electricity providers? Or maybe you need new service? We make it simple. And if you're trying to decide between Direct Energy and TXU Energy, learning more about the pluses of signing up with Direct Energy will make things easy. It doesn't matter if you want the freedom of a connected home bundle or the stability of a fixed rate, we have the electricity plan that fits your needs. We even make paying your bill stress-free with options like Paperless Billing and Auto Pay, all managed in our easy-to-use Online Account Manager!

There are a few things you can always count on, no matter which electricity plan you choose for your Merkel home - like auto pay and an active social media community! We empower you to make smarter, more informed choices with our energy insights tool, Direct Your Energy. Browse through our educational resources to bump up your energy efficiency and save on your monthly bills. With a goal of helping you spend less money on your electric bill, we separate ourselves from other electricity companies in the Lone Star State. Did you know that if you sign up for the Reduce Your Use Rewards program and reduce your energy use on the days we request, you'll get a 10% discount on your next bill? Live smarter by getting 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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