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Why Choose Direct Energy

More Than Just Lights

More Than Just Lights

We're more than just an electric and natural gas company in Columbus, Ohio – we bring you the energy choice you love! We've got the plans, products, and professionalism you and your home deserve, and we deliver them with class and top-notch customer care. You know what's right for your family, so we let you choose what you need! Experience the difference by making Direct Energy the energy company for your Columbus home.

Plans That Fit Your Life

Plans That Fit Your Life

Whether your Columbus home is powered by an electricity company, natural gas company, or both, we've made it easy for you to take advantage of fixed-rate plan stability. You won't have to worry about price fluctuations from your Columbus utility company when you put your trust in our electricity plans and natural gas rates, as they're locked in for the length of your preferred contract term.

Customer Convenience

Customer Convenience

Checking on your Direct Energy service is simple with the Online Account Manager. View your bills and learn about new products - all from your computer or smartphone.

Energy-Saving Tips & More

Energy-Saving Tips & More

Visit our Learning Center for tips on how to save energy, care for your home, prepare your family for severe weather and more.

  • Learn more about home improvement, energy efficiency, energy deregulation, and more with Direct Energy's Learning Center

    Get Educated

    Want to get better educated as an energy consumer? Look no further than our Learning Center! We explain the ins and outs of deregulation, walk you through DIY home improvement, share energy efficiency information, and help with home safety too!

  • Deregulation in Ohio means you have the power to choose your energy provider.

    Energy Choice in Ohio

    Thanks to deregulation, you have the power to choose your energy provider in Ohio. Explore all the ways you can save with Direct Energy today.

  • Summer Energy Saving Tips

    Why is My Bill So High?

    Learn more about why your electricity bills are spiking and get energy saving tips to help you manage your usage.

  • At Direct Energy, we believe in giving back through charity and community involvement in Columbus

    Making A Difference in People's Lives

    Every year, we commit to support and recognize the people and organizations making a positive impact in their communities through our Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award. Through this award and our Reduce Your Use grants for nonprofit organizations, we hope to empower our communities to continue to strive for social change. Learn more about how our approach to community engagement, and learn how to nominate someone or apply for our awards or grants on our Community Involvement page.

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  • Find Direct Energy on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn

    Let's Get Social, Columbus!

    When you join our communities on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, and LinkedIn, you'll get the latest industry news, updates for our customers, relevant weather information, and energy efficiency tips. Be on the lookout for fun games and promotions on our page too - there's always something fun going on.

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  • Thanks to energy deregulation in Columbus, customers have more options and can shop around for their energy provider

    The Power to Choose is in Your Hands

    Thanks to our deregulated market in Columbus, you now have other options for natural gas and electricity besides your utility company. That's why we're grateful that you're interested in Direct Energy. It's our aim to provide you with top-notch service and innovative products and plans that benefit you and your home. Take advantage by exploring your options today to find the best Direct Energy plan for your home!

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  • Direct Energy wants to thank all who serve our country with our special military discount for Columbus customers

    Get a Special Military Offer

    Attention members of the military community: we're proud to announce we've got an exclusive electricity rate for your home! We're honored to power the homes of active-duty military, veterans, and members of the military community. Your special discount is our small way of saying thank you for your service.

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