Free Weekends

Lock in Washington, D.C. Electricity Rates

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Free Power Weekends 12

Free electricity every weekend -- from 6 pm on Fridays to 11:59 pm Sundays. Estimated Rate Displayed§

  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive rate that won't change with the seasons!
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    12 Months
    Electricity service for 12 months
  • Free Weekends
    Enjoy free weekends that begin at 6 PM on Fridays, and enjoy a low fixed energy charge during the rest of the week.

Go Green Lights 24

Get green, renewable energy + price security for 24 months

  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive fixed electricity rate for the life of your plan and gain protection against possible price spikes.
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    24 Months
    Get two years of electricity for your home in DC.
  • Green Energy
    Help contribute to renewable energy initiatives.

Live Brighter 18

Get 18 months of fixed rate electricity for your home.

  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive fixed electricity rate for the life of your plan and gain protection against possible price spikes.
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    18 Months
    18 months of DC electricity

Live Brighter 16

Price security for 16 months

  • Fixed Rate
    Lock in a competitive fixed electricity rate and gain protection against possible price spikes.

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†Green 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.

*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.

Why Should You Switch to Direct Energy?

  • Enjoy fixed-rate electricity for the length of your contract
  • Be free of the price fluctuations imposed by your utility company each time the seasons change
  • With many different plan term lengths, you can select the plan that you like most for your family, and your home
  • Get great customer service, online account management, and more from Direct Energy
  • Deregulation in Washington, D.C. gives you the ability to select the electric company that's right for you
  • PEPCO will still bill you each month and will continue to fix power outages.
  • We've removed the stress from the switch process by offering security, convenience, and ease - whether you place your order online or over the phone
  • The switch will occur without a hitch or any interruptions to the power in your home

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