|Energy Providers||Hours Start||Hours End||Per Night||Per Week||Per Year|
|Direct Energy||9:00 PM||9:00 AM||12||84||4368|
|Reliant Energy3||8:00 PM||6:00 AM||10||70||3640|
|TXU Energy4||8:00 PM||4:59 AM||9||63||3276|
Free energy for your washer, dryer and water heater.
Clean up! Save on dishwasher and water heater usage.
Charge your phone, laptop and car with free electricity.
Power up your side quests for free.
Marathon movies or shows without paying for electricity.
Crank up the party without paying a dime.
Rest assured with comfort and savings while you sleep.
The savings don't stop when your night is over.
Amazon Echo devices are voice-controlled speakers designed entirely around voice – it's always ready, hands-free and fast.
Alexa is the brain behind Amazon Echo – just ask Alexa to play your favorite playlist, set a timer while cooking, switch your lights on and off, change your thermostat temperature, or even check your weather, just with your voice.Now you can even interact with Direct Energy.
Now you can manage your energy account without lifting a finger! With Direct Energy's Alexa Skill, you can ask Direct Energy to check your account balance, pay your bill, refer your friends, and manage your weekly and monthly energy usage. Get a usage breakdown from our insights tool to discover where you can conserve energy and save money.
Make a Payment
Check Your Balance
Refer A Friend
Manage Your Usage
We've taught Alexa a few actions so you can interact with us.
Have a Hive Smart Thermostat? Now take even more control of your energy usage by enabling the Hive Alexa skill to lower and raise your temperature through your device.
Our energy usage insights tools help you see, understand, and manage how you use energy in your home, helping make sense of your charges and enabling you to lower your usage and save money. We really are the energy company that wants you to use less of what we sell.
Now, you can ask Alexa what your weekly and monthly usage trends will be by saying "Alexa, ask Direct Energy about my weekly usage."
Please allow four to six weeks for your Amazon Echo Dot to arrive.
The rate includes your energy price per kilowatt-hour (kWh), which stays the same for the length of your plan. The rate also includes charges that help deliver energy to your home, such as the base charge and delivery charges from your Transmission and Distribution Utility. Some of these charges are fixed and others depend on your usage. You can find your energy price per kWh and other charges in your EFL.
When you sign up for an electricity plan, you will be able to choose the day you start service. You will usually be able to start service within seven business days.
This plan is a fixed-rate plan. Fixed-rate electricity plans offer a stable energy price per kilowatt-hour (kWh) that will stay the same for the term length of your plan.
You can sign up by clicking the "order now" 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 providers, we will notify your current provider of your switch.
1Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Certain eligibility requirements, fees, taxes, terms and conditions apply. A base charge of $9.95 is included in the average price for this plan, as well as other recurring charges, excluding state and local sales taxes and Miscellaneous Gross Receipts Tax Reimbursement. This 12-month term fixed price will only vary if there are changes in TDU, regulatory fees or a law that requires new or modified costs outside of our control. If you cancel before end of term, there is a cancellation fee of $135. You may cancel without penalty if you move and provide a forwarding address at least 14 days prior to your move date. Please see the Electricity Facts Label for more information and other applicable fees for this plan. Free hours electricity claim as of July 17, 2019 when compared to other retail electric providers offers listed on the powertochoose.org website. Subject to change.
2To utilize all features of the Echo Dot, you will need an 'always on' Wi-Fi internet service. If you cancel your plan early there's a fee of $135. You cannot return your Echo Dot to avoid the early cancellation fee. Terms and Conditions apply. All Amazon trademarks and copyrights are property of Amazon.com or its affiliates. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.
3See the Reliant Truly Free Nights 12 plan EFL from Reliant Energy as of February 1, 2019.
4See the Free Nights & Solar Days 12 plan EFL from TXU Energy as of February 4, 2019.
5Use of the Direct Energy skill on Amazon's Alexa Service (the "Skill") is conditioned upon your acceptance of our Terms and Conditions. Please read all applicable rules, policies, and terms including those with Amazon.com ("Amazon"). Use of the Skill is voluntary. By installing the Skill, you are authorizing Direct Energy to share your account information with Amazon to fulfill your request, which will then go through the internet to your Alexa-enabled device. It's possible that your interactions with the Skill may be recorded. Consult your agreements with Amazon to learn more. Amazon, Echo, Alexa and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. To utilize all features of the Echo Dot, you will need an 'always on' Wi-Fi internet service. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.