The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (also known as ERCOT) is the corporation comprised and governed by a board of directors from investor and municipally owned electric utilities, generators, independent members, and consumers to maintain and ensure the reliability of the power grid that operates in the State of Texas. They make sure you get electricity into your home or business. ERCOT is a membership-based nonprofit corporation, governed by a board of directors and subject to oversight by the Public Utility Commission of Texas(PUCT).
Please visit Contact Us and select your state of residence to view the contact information for your area.Contact Us
Get free electricity in Texas with our Free Power Weekends plan. Receive the most free weekend hours in Texas for 12 months!*Learn More
Pay your bill the way you want: online, in person, by phone, or through the mail. Or, sign up for Auto Pay and never miss a payment again.Pay Your Bill
Whether you operate a small business or large commercial enterprise, we have solutions for you.Business Rates
The Direct Energy Learning Center is your trusted source for a wide range of home-related topics such as energy efficiency, energy safety tips, weather preparedness, and moreLearn More
From energy efficiency tips, recipes, and décor, to home maintenance or weather preparation, Direct Energy has content to enrich your everyday life.Read More