Current Natural Gas Rates

Rate Description Charges
_ Fixed ($/Day) Cost of Gas ($/GJ)
G1 General Service 0.272 2.242
G3 Large Use Service 0.503 2.242
G5 Irrigation Pumping 0.226 2.242

Direct Energy Regulated Services is regulated by the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC). The AUC reviews the regulated rate for natural gas. For more information, visit the AUC Website.

Direct Energy Regulated Services' service areas are divided into two regions: one for customers living in or north of Red Deer and one for customers living south of Red Deer. View the communities we serve below.

Servicing Natural Gas in These Territories

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  • Grande Prairie
  • Beaverlodge
  • Fairview
  • Falher
  • Peace River
  • Slave Lake
  • Spirit River
  • Fort McMurray
  • Edmonton
  • Capital Region
  • Fort Saskatchewan
  • Stony Plain
  • Cold Lake
  • Camrose
  • Drayton Valley
  • Edson
  • Hinton
  • Jasper
  • Lloydminster
  • Ponoka
  • Provost
  • Rimbey
  • Swan Hills
  • Tofield
  • Vegreville
  • Vermilion
  • Viking
  • Wetaskiwin
  • White Court
  • Yellowhead County
  • Red Deer
  • Lacombe
  • Rocky Mountain House

Making Sense of Your Natural Gas Bill

Your natural gas bill includes a variety of information, definitions and various changes—we want to help you make better sense of it all.

Government Of Canada Federal Carbon Tax

As of January 1, 2020 your monthly DERS natural gas bill reflects the new rate of $1.050/GJ for the Government of Canada’s Federal Carbon Tax. This is not a Direct Energy Fee, it is a government tax and is charged on all fuels that emit greenhouse gases. For more information on the Federal Carbon Tax, visit