Learn About All Direct Energy Plans and Products

Here is a complete list of all the plans and products offered by Direct Energy on our website. You'll find rates listed for the different geographical regions, and also at different monthly usages. For a more head-to-head view, use our Direct Energy Rate Comparison page.

Live Brighter 10

  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 10 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
AEP - Columbus Southern 7.09¢ / kwh
AEP - Ohio Power Company 7.09¢ / kwh
AES Ohio (formerly DP&L) 7.29¢ / kwh
Illuminating Company 7.19¢ / kwh
Ohio Edison 7.09¢ / kwh
Toledo Edison 7.09¢ / kwh

Live Brighter 11

  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 11 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
Duke Energy Ohio 7.39¢ / kwh

Live Brighter 12

  • NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY!
  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 12 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
AEP - Columbus Southern 7.39¢ / kwh
AEP - Ohio Power Company 7.39¢ / kwh
AES Ohio (formerly DP&L) 7.59¢ / kwh
Duke Energy Ohio 7.59¢ / kwh
Illuminating Company 7.49¢ / kwh
Ohio Edison 7.29¢ / kwh
Toledo Edison 7.29¢ / kwh

Live Brighter 12

  • NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY!
  • Commodity:
  • Natural Gas
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 12 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
CenterPoint (formerly Vectren) 0.579¢ / ccf
Columbia Gas 0.619¢ / ccf
Dominion East 4.690¢ / mcf

Live Brighter 18

  • NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY!
  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 18 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
AEP - Columbus Southern 7.99¢ / kwh
AEP - Ohio Power Company 7.99¢ / kwh
AES Ohio (formerly DP&L) 8.19¢ / kwh
Duke Energy Ohio 7.99¢ / kwh
Illuminating Company 7.99¢ / kwh
Ohio Edison 7.79¢ / kwh
Toledo Edison 7.89¢ / kwh

Live Brighter 18

  • NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY!
  • Commodity:
  • Natural Gas
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 18 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
CenterPoint (formerly Vectren) 0.609¢ / ccf
Columbia Gas 0.649¢ / ccf
Dominion East 4.990¢ / mcf
Duke 0.669¢ / ccf

Live Brighter 6

  • Commodity:
  • Natural Gas
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 6 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
Dominion East 4.590¢ / mcf

Live Brighter 8

  • Commodity:
  • Natural Gas
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 8 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
Columbia Gas 0.599¢ / ccf

Live Brighter 9

  • Commodity:
  • Natural Gas
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 9 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
Duke 0.639¢ / ccf

Live Brighter Rewards 10

  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 10 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
AEP - Columbus Southern 6.79¢ / kwh
AEP - Ohio Power Company 6.79¢ / kwh
AES Ohio (formerly DP&L) 6.99¢ / kwh
Illuminating Company 6.89¢ / kwh
Ohio Edison 6.69¢ / kwh
Toledo Edison 6.79¢ / kwh

Live Brighter Rewards 11

  • Commodity:
  • Electricity
  • Plan Type:
  • Fixed Rate
  • Term Length:
  • 11 months
  • Early Termination Fee:
  • $0
  • Monthly Recurring Charge:
  • $0.00
Utility Rate
Duke Energy Ohio 7.09¢ / kwh

What People Are Asking About Plans or Products from Direct Energy

What type of energy plans does Direct Energy offer?

Direct Energy sells the following commodities in Ohio:
  • Electricity
  • Natural Gas

What is the average Direct Energy cancellation fee?

Direct Energy has an average cancellation fee of $31.52.

The lowest cancellation fee is $0.00 while the highest cancellation fee is $295.00

What is the average Direct Energy Monthly Recurring Charge?

Direct Energy has no plan with a monthly recurring charge. An alternative provider in your area with MRC plans starting at $0.00 who may interest you is 4Change Energy.

What is the most popular Direct Energy plan?

The most popular Direct Energy plan can depend on several different contributing factors such as but not limited to where in Ohio you live and what your average monthy energy comsumption is. For example, a plan that is popular with people who live in apartments may not be as popular with home-owners in that same city. To correctly determin which energy plan is best for you it is recommended to view each plans Rate by Usage Amount section individually though the following links.

The top 5 Direct Energy plans across the nation are:
  1. Live Brighter 12 starting at 7.39¢/kWh
  2. Live Brighter 6 starting at $0.46/ccf
  3. Live Brighter 12 starting at $0.47/ccf
  4. Live Brighter 18 starting at $0.50/ccf
  5. Live Brighter Rewards 11 starting at 7.09¢/kWh

What plan term lengths does Direct Energy offer?

Direct Energy offers the following term lengths
  • 10 month terms
  • 11 month terms
  • 12 month terms
  • 18 month terms