Free Electricity Every Weekend

  • The most free weekend hours in Texas*
  • Two hours more than our competitors
  • From Friday at 6 PM to Sunday at 11:59pm
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Your Appliances Are Talking To You

And we're listening. Get cost breakdowns by appliance so you can see where your energy, and money, is going.


Energy Insights

Learn how much energy your appliances have actually used.

Usage Dashboard

Get a snapshot of your energy use. Make adjustments so that you're always in control.

Why Choose Direct Energy?

With Direct Energy, you'll enjoy free weekends for 12 months! Save your high-energy usage home chores and necessities for these days, and see what you can save.

Free Electricity

A weekend's worth of free Texas electricity? Amazing! Use your free weekends for your high energy usage activities like the laundry, dishes, and more!

Track your Energy Usage

With Direct Your Energy, Texas customers get breakdowns by appliance, by day, and more. There's no hidden costs, so you know how you can save more money — and energy! — in the future.

Fixed Rate

Locking in your North America energy rate with Free Power 100 provides security and protection against possible price spikes.

Online Account Manager

The Online Account Manager is your all-access pass to your account. See your bills, manage your rewards, transfer your service, and much more.

Great Customer Service

See the difference with Direct Energy's customer service. Whether by phone, email, or social media, we're here to help you when you need us, for any questions or concerns.

Auto Pay

Pay your bill on time, every time! Sign up for Auto Pay and enjoy automatic bill payments each and every month. Late payments? Never again.

Paperless Billing

Save the trees! Sign up for paperless billing and conveniently view all of your current and past bills online and on the go, from anywhere. The trees thank you!

Reduce Your Use Rewards

When you participate in Reduce Your Use Rewards, you'll have the opportunity to get 5% off your bill when you lower your energy usage during peak times.

Active Social Media Community

Let's get social! Join us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram for tips, contests, news, and more!

Plenti Rewards

Plenti is a rewards program that lets you earn points at one place and use them at another, all with a single card. Earn 1,000 Plenti points when you sign up for Direct Energy, then earn more Plenti points every month!**

Enjoy Convenient Customer Service

For general questions, call 1-888-305-3828, or contact us on Facebook or Twitter.

*Most free hours weekend electricity claim as of March 27, 2017 when compared to other retail electric providers offers listed on the website. Subject to change.

**It is not possible to use Plenti points at Direct Energy. See for information on where to use Plenti points. Plenti points for becoming a new Direct Energy Customer will be applied to your Plenti account approximately 14 days after your Direct Energy enrollment has been approved and you have begun receiving energy services from Direct Energy. Offers are subject to change and not available in all areas. For more details, please visit our Terms and Conditions.

Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Certain eligibility requirements, fees, taxes, terms and conditions apply. Cancellation fees may apply.

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