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Free Electricity Every Weekend

Free Power Weekends 12

  • Get free electricity every weekend*
  • Stable rate
  • 12-month term length
  • No early termination fee
Free Weekends Electricity

What to Expect from This Plan

Fixed Rate

Protect yourself from price spikes and pay a stable energy rate each month for the initial term of your plan.

12 Months

Get 12 months of price protection and explore new plans next year.

Free Weekends

Get free power every weekend from 6 p.m. Friday to 11:59 p.m. Sunday.

Free Electricity Every Weekend, Fixed Rate Every Weekday

Free Weekends

Power for your weekend meal prep, parties, chores or jam sessions is on us. Get free electricity from 6:00 p.m. Friday - 11:59 p.m. Sunday – that's over 100 days of free power!

Manage Your Usage

Our electricity usage insights tool shows you how much electricity you're using each month so you can anticipate your high-usage months.

Refer Your Friends

Refer your friends and get rewarded! Each time you refer a friend to Direct Energy, you'll both get a Direct Energy $50 Visa® Prepaid Card when they sign up. Easily share your referral code through email or social media right from your online account.

Plan Documents

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A provides a summary of the plan details. This document gives you the rate, fees associated with the plan and any other important plan elements that you should know about before you decide to enroll.

The rate you see on the does not include charges from your local utility that cover the cost of delivering power to your home.

Terms of Service

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The Terms of Service outlines the full terms of a contract agreement with Direct Energy. It gives more detailed information on billing, payment, plan options and other considerations. The terms of service document is the same for all plans of the same rate type with Direct Energy. In other words, you'll see one document for all fixed-rate plans and another for all variable-rate plans.

Calculate Your Energy Charges

Use our calculator to determine your total energy charges based on your usage. The calculated charges will be for the supplier or provider charge portion of your bill and are separate from the charges from your local utility.

What Can You Do During Your Free Weekends?

Save your energy-gobbling activities for the weekend to take even greater advantage of your free electricity weekends!

what can you do with free nights - wash clothes

Weekend Wash

Free energy for your washer, dryer and water heater.

what can you do with free nights - wash dishes

Dish It Out

Clean up! Save on dishwasher and water heater usage.

what can you do with free nights - charge car and electronics

Charge It Up

Charge your phone, laptop and car with free electricity.

what can you do with free nights - binge watch movies and tv shows


Marathon movies or shows without paying for electricity.

Frequently Asked Questions

From 6 p.m. on Fridays to 11:59 p.m. on Sundays, any energy you use is completely free! That means you'll only pay for the energy you use five days of the week, and you can use as much energy as you want all weekend long. If you meal prep, do chores or host parties on the weekends, this plan is perfect for you!

This plan is a fixed-rate plan. Fixed-rate plans offer a stable energy price that will stay the same for the term length of your plan, protecting you from possible price spikes.

The rate outlines your electricity price per kilowatt-hour, which stays the same for the length of your plan contract. The rate does not include charges from your local utility that may be added to cover delivering electricity to your home.

When you sign up for an electricity plan, your start date depends on when your local utility reads your meter. Your service will usually start on the next meter read date after your enrollment is finalized. Different utilities have different meter reading schedules, so check with your utility for details.

This plan is a fixed-rate plan. Fixed-rate plans offer a stable energy price that will stay the same for the term length of your plan, protecting you from possible price spikes.

If you haven't already, you'll first need to create an account with your local utility. Unless you're moving, you should already have an account.

Have your utility account information on hand when you're ready to enroll. We'll ask you for this information so that your utility can connect you to service with us.

You can sign up by clicking the "Select Plan" button above. If you are moving to a new address, just fill out your service address information for your new home. If you are switching suppliers, we will notify your current supplier of your switch.

*New residential customers only. Free Weekends start Friday at 6 p.m. and end Sunday at 11:59 p.m. Illustrated prices are based on usages of 1,000 kWh per month. Direct Energy relies on information provided by the Electric Distribution Company (EDC) for interval usage information. Direct Energy reserves the right to estimate hourly consumption if the summary from the EDC is found to be incorrect or impartial. Estimated price calculations are based on assumed percentages as shown occurring during the designated free period for each billing period. Estimated price per kWh may vary depending on consumption. Please see the Contract Summary for more information and other applicable terms and conditions.

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