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Direct Energy $50 Visa® Prepaid Card

Use your friend's referral code and get a Direct Energy $50 Visa® Prepaid Card when you sign up with Direct Energy.

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What's In It for Me
What's In It for Me?

At Direct Energy, your needs are our top priority! Configuring your plan allows you to tailor your plan to your needs.

Consider the Total Cost
Consider the Total Cost

When choosing a plan, it's important to consider what your consumption will look like and how that factors into the plan's total cost.

What's Your Usage?
What's Your Usage?

Your usage is based on many things, so it's only fitting that your plan's flexibility is too.

Delivery Fees
Delivery Fees

Delivery fees are separate charges on your bill that come from your local utility to cover the cost of delivering energy to your home. Your utility may change these fees even if the energy rate from us is fixed.

What's Included in the Rate?
What's Included in the Rate?

The rates above include your energy charge from Direct Energy, current delivery fees and other charges to cover the cost of energy delivery and service.

How to Sign Up
How to Sign Up

Signing up is easy! Just select your electricity plan and go through the online enrollment process. We'll take care of the rest.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you referred a friend to Direct Energy:

  • After the person you referred has successfully enrolled with Direct Energy and paid their first bill in full and on time, you will receive your Direct Energy $50 Visa® Prepaid Card after the next bill.

If you were referred by your friend to Direct Energy:

  • You will receive your Direct Energy $50 Visa® Prepaid Card after paying your first three bills in full and on time.

The rate outlines the price you pay for your energy usage. The rate does not include charges from your local utility that may be incurred to cover delivering energy to your home.

When you sign up for a 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.

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 "Get Started" 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.

Still have questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions and be sure to visit our Terms and Conditions.

*The $50 Direct Energy Visa Prepaid Card will be sent after 60 days of receiving electricity supply with Direct Energy. Cancelling your service early will disqualify you from receiving the Prepaid Card. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery following the 60-day period. Card is issued by MetaBank®, Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. No cash access or recurring payments. Can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. Card valid for up to 6 months; unused funds will forfeit after the valid thru date. Card terms and conditions apply. Direct Energy is not affiliated with MetaBank or Visa U.S.A. Inc. Visa is not a sponsor, endorser or participant of this promotion.

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.

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