Direct Energy

Direct Energy is one of the larger electric companies in the United States who began operation in North America in 2000. They have been in business for quite awhile and occasionally can be quite competitive. You can compare Direct Energy with multiple other Texas electric companies on this site to see if they are being competitive. This site only recommends reputable electric companies. Although some electric companies are reputable they do not always have the best electric rate. In order to make sure the companies we recommend continue to price competitively we take our commercial customers out to bid each time their contract comes up on expiration. This allows for a continuous competitive price to come back each time a companies energy contract comes up for renewal.

More About Direct Energy

Direct Energy is one of North America’s leading integrated energy companies and a member of the Centrica group of companies.

With operations across Canada, Texas and the north-eastern United States, Direct Energy delivers C$8 billion of energy and related services to over five million residential and commercial customers.

Worldwide, the Centrica group of companies provides energy and other services through more than 32 million customer relationships.

Choosing a Houston Electric Utility Company in Texas

How to pick a Houston electric utility

You may use the comparison chart on the left to compare several Houston electricity compainies. We pride ourselves in going a few steps further than some Texas electricity providers by disclosing every charge in the advertised electric rate and averaging those charges together so you no exactly what you will be paying. We offer no tricks or gimmicks just a clear easy to understand comparison. You will need to enter your zip code in the box to the left to get started.

Picking a Houston Retail Electric Provider

Texas Retail electric providers must be certified by the Public Utility Commission of Texas. There are several energy providers in Houston Texas but only a few offer truly competitive rates. There are literally about 200 different electricity rate plans out there but your best bet is to stay on a fixed electricity rate for a term of atleast 12 months.

Learn more about the deregulation of electricity in Texas, shop electricity rates and compare offers from Houston electricity providers by visitng Power to Choose.

Follow these instructions, and save money buy picking a cheaper provider:

  1. Go to the Texas government website PowertoChoose.org
  2. Compare the Offers on the site
  3. Put your zipcode in the Zipcode box
  4. Verify the quoted electricity rate by reading the facts label carefully.
  5. If you are still uncertain there are a couple we know of that offer a low electricity rate and the best way to find out is to use our compare chart at the top right.

Electricity Bid helps you find an electric rate and provider to save you money and keep life simple.

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