Free Electricity Every Night + Echo Dot

Sign up with our Twelve Hours on Command 12 electricity plan to get free power for 12 hours every night for a year, plus an Amazon Echo Dot!*

* Only zip code is required

Twelve Hours on Command 12

Get free electricity every night from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. for 12 months.
Protect yourself from price spikes with a fixed rate during the day
Get an Amazon Echo Dot when you sign up.
12.1¢ /kWh
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Why Choose Direct Energy®

More Than Just Power

Not Your Average Houston Electricity Supplier

Houston has so much to offer - great food, friendly neighborhoods, a bustling economy and fun places to visit like the Downtown Aquarium, Eleanor Tinsley Park and of course, the Johnson Space Center. With so many options, Houstonians never have to settle, even when it comes to their Texas electricity provider.

Here at Direct Energy, we are committed to providing multiple electricity plan options and innovative tools like Direct Your Energy to help you Use Less of What We Sell™. Take control of your electricity cost and your Houston power bill with easy energy usage tracking and energy efficiency insights. We value our customers and our Texas community. Through our  Give Brighter Miracles plan, you'll enjoy a great fixed rate and we'll donate $50 to your local Children's Miracle Network Hospital for every enrollment.


Share Your Houston Texas Energy Provider

Get rewarded for sharing your Houston electricity company with your friends and family. For each friend you refer through our Refer-A-Friend program, you will receive a $50 bill credit. Even better, they'll also receive a $50 bill credit – so start referring today!

Pick Your Perfect Plan

Choose the Right Texas Electricity Plan for You

The power of choice is in your hands! We have a variety of Houston electricity plans so you can choose the right one for your home. You have the freedom to choose your own term length, plan type, rewards and more. Choose your perfect Houston electricity plan today!

Electricity for Our Troops

Military Discounts on Electricity

Here at Direct Energy, we are honored to support and serve our Houston military members. By signing up for our military electricity plans, all military members and veterans will enjoy an exclusive Houston electricity rate for their home – all year long!

Do You Know Who Provides Electricity in Your Area?

You have power to choose the best electricity provider in Houston for your home. Put your freedom to choose in action by learning more about the Texas electricity market, the history of Texas electricity deregulation and your energy choice in Houston.

Then, sign up for a new Houston energy plan or renew your current plan today!

Houston Communities Served

  • Houston, TX
  • Bellaire, TX
  • Cypress, TX
  • Pearland, TX
  • Houston Heights, TX
  • Sugar Land, TX
  • Pasadena, TX
  • League City, TX
  • Spring, TX
  • and many others

Click on View Plans and enter your zip code to see what Houston electricity plans are offered in your area.

*Offer 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 website. Subject to change. To 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 or its affiliates. The Echo Dot is provided by Direct Energy, Amazon is not a sponsor of this energy plan offer.

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