CD Energy Direct is an energy provider that supplies gas and electricity within the Kanto area. This article will be an overview for CD Energy Direct's plans and prices to see how much you can save if you switch to CD Energy Direct !

CD Energy Direct- Overview

CD Energy Direct (more commonly known as CD Energy), established in April 2018, is a company that supplies gas and electricity in the Kanto area. Even though it is a new company, its operations were derived from two larger and long lasting corporations, Chubu Electricity Company and Osaka Gas

Compared toTEPCO and Tokyo Gas, their plans are cheaper. Having the infrastructure of Chubu Electricity Company and Osaka Gas, CD Energy has outstanding stability and reliability. 

CD Energy Direct's Company Profile
Company name CD Energy Direct Co., Ltd.
Date of creation April 2nd, 2018
Capital ¥1.75 billion
Sales ¥9,718 million (As of the end of March 2019)
Headquarters address 東京都中央区日本橋室町4-5-1
Services
  1. Selling gas and electricity
  2. Selling energy services
  3. Selling value-added services that support daily life
Electricity supply area Supply area of TEPCO Power Grid (Tochigi, Gunma, Ibaraki, Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, Kanagawa, Yamanashi and Shizuoka east of Fuji River)
Gas supply area Tokyo Gas supply area (part of Kanto region excluding Hitachi city)

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CD Energy Direct-Advantages

The advantages provided by CD Energy Direct's services are as follows:

  1. A variety of affordable and attractive plans
  2. Earn points with CD Energy Direct and other services
  3. Discount electricity and gas if you take them as a pack
  4. Cheaper than other large providers

 >A variety of affordable and attractive plans

CD Energy Direct has numerous plans that can fit your needs.

They even offer numerous "lifestyle" plans, in which includes entertainment features such as a free Amazon Prime Video subscription or membership to other TV streaming channels as a bonus!

Earning points

With CD Energy Direct's electricity plans you will earn 1 point for every ¥100 you pay. If a family member has a contract with Chubu Electricity Company or Osaka Gas, you can earn and extra 100 points per month as well.

These points compiled can be used to pay for electricity bills. In effect, it's equivalent to a 1% discount. You can also exchange your cumulated points for other companies' points (T points, nanaco, WAON points, d points, etc.) and gift cards.

In order to collect and use points, you must first register for CD Energy Direct's WEB membership service "Cateene".

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 Discount electricity and gas if you purchase them as a pack

You can get a discount on Electricity and Gas if you purchase them as a bundle from CD Energy Direct.

You will get a 0.5% discount on both electricity and gas charges (both excluding fuel cost adjustments). This is a highly recommend plan since it has a lot of benefits.

 Cheaper than other big providers

CD Energy Direct gets its gas and electricity from the same supply centers as TEPCO and Tokyo gas.

Given the fact that CD energy Direct has been created as a partnership between Chubu Electricity Company (Japan's second largest electricity company) and Osaka Gas (the second largest gas distributor company in Japan), CD Energy has the stability, reliability, expertise, and the resources of any other big energy company.

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CD energy Direct - Electricity Plan

Standard plans

These are CD Energy's most basic plans, with no minimum contract period and no cancellation fees:

CD Energy Direct
Standard plans
Basic Denki
Family Denki
Single Denki
Smart Denki

Basic Denki B・C Plan

This is a basic general-purpose power plan. If you compare it with TEPCO's metered rate plan, both the base fees and the consumption fees are cheaper than that of TEPCO's, no matter your power consumption rate.

  • Basic Denki B(Same as TEPCO's Metered rate B plan)
  • For general households
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable
  • Basic Denki C(Same as TEPCO's Metered rate C plan)
  • For high power consumption homes and shops
  • Contracted amperes between 6~50kVA
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

Family Denki Plan

This is a plan for large families and households that consume a great amount of electricity. If your electricity consumption exceeds 400 kWh then this plan will help you to save on your power bills.

  • Family Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For households that consume a lot of electricity
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

Single Denki Plan

This plan is perfect for people that live alone and those who only consume a small amount of electricity. You get a ¥100 off of your monthly electricity bill with this plan.

  • Single Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For people living alone and people that aren't often present at home
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

Smart Denki Plan

This plan is for residential areas homes and homes equipped with all-electricity. Electricity fees will be cheaper from 1 AM to 6 AM.

  • Smart Denki B・C(equivalent to TEPCO's S・L smart life plan)
  • All electricity homes and residential areas homes.
  • Smart Denki B's contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Smart Denki C's contracted amperes are between 6~50kVA

Lifestyle plans

CD Energy Direct has plans with benefits that match your specific lifestyle

Entertainment Denki Plan

It is a plan that comes bundled with a free annual membership of Amazon Prime (¥4900). If you already own an Amazon Prime membership, your membership will be extended for another year.

  • Entertainment Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For those who watch movies, dramas, animations, etc.
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable
  • Contract period 1 year minimum (cancellation fee is the total amount of remaining contract months x ¥400)

What is Amazon Prime? It is a membership service that allows you to use various paid services provided by Amazon for free. In addition to free express delivery of products purchased on Amazon, you can watch Prime Videos. Digital benefits such as Prime Music and Amazon Photos will also be available at no additional cost.

Yoshimoto Denki Plan

This is a plan that comes bundled with a free annual Osaka Channels membership (¥4,980). If you already have an Osaka Channels membership, your membership will be extended for another year.

  • Yoshimoto Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For those who watch Yoshimoto Theater and Kansai programs
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable
  • Contract period 1 year minimum (cancellation fee is the total amount of remaining contract months x ¥415)

What is Osaka Channels? It is a service that allows you to enjoy popular entertainers' stories and comics, performances at Yoshimoto Theater, and programs broadcasted nationwide, most popular in Kansai. The monthly fee is ¥480, and the annual contract is ¥4,980 (both including tax).

KODOMO Shinbun Denki Plan

It is a plan that is bundled with a free annual subscription to Yomiuri KODOMO newspaper (subscription fee ¥6,600 per year). You can subscribe to this plan even if you are already subscribed to CD Energy Direct.

  • KODOMO Shinbun Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For families with elementary and junior high school children
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

What is KODOMO newspaper? A newspaper for elementary and junior high school students, published once a week on Thursdays. It explains domestic and foreign news in easy-to-understand sentences with illustrations and charts, so parents and children can enjoy it together. In addition to abundant topics such as sports, fashion, and English conversations, there are also plenty of exam preparations supervised by major examiners in the education industry. It is a content that greatly contributes to the growth of your child.

Game Denki Plan

CD Energy Direct's Game Denki is an electricity plan for gamers that comes with a one-year free subscription for PlayStation Now or PlayStation Plus.

PlayStation Now is a cloud-based game service that allows you to play games with a game library that is updated every month, from new games to classic retro games. More than 400 game titles are available on the platform.

This plan is meant to appeal to gamers that want to play new or retro Playstation games.

Also, by subscribing to PlayStation Plus, you get access to online multiplayer and 2 free games per month.

  • Game Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • For PlayStation users
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

Points Denki Plan

CD Energy Direct's Points Denki is an electricity plan that offers you D points and Rakuten Super Points according to the monthly electricity fees. The electricity rate is exactly the same as TEPCO's metered rate B plan.

Depending on the monthly power bill, 1% to 6% of the electricity bill will be returned as D points or Rakuten Super Points.

Points Denki's point gain system (electricity charge / month)
Less than ¥5,000 More than ¥5,000
Less Than ¥7,000
More than ¥7,000
Less than ¥11,000
More than ¥11,000
Less than ¥13,000
More than ¥13,000
Less than ¥15,000
More than ¥15,000
1% 2% 3% 4% 5% 6%
  • Points Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • Prices are similar to TEPCO's metered rate B plan
  • Return 1% to 6% of electricity charges as D points or Rakuten Super Points
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

Miraito Denki

CD Energy Direct's Miraito Denki is an electricity rate plan aimed at electricity with low carbon dioxide emissions.

  • Miraito Denki (equivalent to TEPCO's metered rate B)
  • You can get exclusive goodies from Lil' Kansai.
  • Contracted amperes are between 10~60 amperes
  • Gas bundle discount is applicable

CD Energy Direct – electricity fees

This going to be an overview of CD Energy Direct tariffs and fees and compare it with TEPCO's fees

Please note that the amount of money saved in the fees simulation is the amount including the gas bundle discount and points granted.

CD Energy Direct:Basic Denki B:tariff table

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CD Energy Direct:Basic Denki B (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Basic Denki B
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥267.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥401.49
20A ¥572.00 ¥535.32
30A ¥858.00 ¥802.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1070.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1338.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1605.96
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Basic Denki B
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.47
more than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥26.38
Fees simulation

In the case of a family of three (TEPCO metered rate B, contracted amperage of 40A, the a monthly average is 300kWh)
⇒If you switch to Basic Denki B, you will save ¥4,600 PER YEAR.
For a family of 5 (TEPCO metered rate B, contracted amperage 50A, the monthly average is 450kWh)
⇒If you switch to Basic Denki B, you will save ¥13,100 PER YEAR.

CD Energy Direct:Basic Denki C:tariff table

The Basic Denki C Plan, which covers contracted amperages of 6kVA or more, is especially advantageous when your monthly usage exceeds 300kWh.

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CD Energy Direct:Basic Denki C (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate C plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Basic Denki C
CD Energy Direct
Per 1kVA ¥286.00 ¥267.66
Electricity fees(Per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate C plan
CD Energy Direct
Basic Denki C
Per 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.47
Up to 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥26.38

CD Energy Direct:Family Denki:tariff table

The Family Denki plan is for households and families that consume a lot of electricity. If your monthly consumption is 400 or more, this is the perfect plan for you.

Even if you compare it with TEPCO's premium S plan (to which it is similar), it is still way more affordable.

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CD Energy Direct:Family Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Family Denki
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥267.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥401.49
20A ¥572.00 ¥535.32
30A ¥858.00 ¥802.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1070.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1338.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1605.96
Electricity fees(Per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Family Denki
up to 300kWh ¥7152
(In case of a fixed amount)
¥7049.16
(Fixed amount)
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥25.47
tariff simulation

For a family of 5 + pets (TEPCO metered rate B plan, contracted amperage 60A, the monthly average is 500kWh)
⇒You can save ¥17,200 per year by switching to Family Denki

CD Energy Direct:Single Denki:tariff table

This plan is recommended for people who live alone, who use less electricity and for households who spend less time at home. The base fees and electricity fees are the same as the metered rate B plan of TEPCO , but the total electricity charge is discounted by ¥100 every month, so ¥1,200 cheaper per year.

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CD Energy Direct:Single Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Single Denki
CD Energy Direct
10A 286.00 not provided
15A ¥429.00
20A ¥572.00
30A ¥858.00 ¥858.00
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1144.00
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1430.00
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1716.00
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B
CD Energy Direct
Single Denki
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.88
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥26.48
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥30.57

CD Energy Direct: Smart Denki B:tariff table

If your home is equipped with all electricity appliances, CD Energy Direct's Smart Denki B is the perfect plan for you. It has the same price as TEPCO's Smart Life S plan, but you can get more points with CD Energy Direct's plan than with TEPCO's.

In the case of TEPCO, 5 points for every ¥1,000 of electricity fees, which makes the points return rate 0.5%. In the case of CD Energy Direct, 1 point is given for every ¥100 , so the return rate is 1%. In other words, CD Energy Direct has twice the points redemption rate than TEPCO.

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CD Energy Direct: Smart Denki B (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Smart Life S plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Smart Denki B
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00  ¥286.00
15A ¥429.00 ¥429.00
20A ¥572.00 ¥572.00
30A ¥858.00 ¥858.00
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1144.00
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1430.00
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1716.00
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Smart Life S plan
CD Energy Direct
Smart Denki B
From 6 AM to 1 AM ¥25.80 ¥25.80
From 1 AM to 6 AM(night tariffs) ¥17.78 ¥17.78

CD Energy Direct:Smart Denki C: tariff table

It is a plan for all electricity households, with contracted amperes from 6kVA. The price of Smart Denki C is similar to TEPCO's Smart Life L plan.

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CD Energy Direct:Smart Denki C (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Smart Life L plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Smart Denki C
CD Energy Direct
Per 1kVA ¥286.00 ¥286.00
Electricity fees (per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Smart Life L plan
CD Energy Direct
Smart Denki C
From 6 AM to 1 AM ¥25.80 ¥25.80
From 1 AM to 6 AM(night tariffs) ¥17.78 ¥17.78

CD Energy Direct:Entertainment Denki: tariff table

Entertainment Denki plan gives you a free annual membership to Amazon Prime. The base fees for Entertainment Denki is lower than the fees for TEPCO's plans with an added Amazon Prime membership.

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CD Energy Direct:Entertainment Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
+
Amazon Prime monthly fee
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Entertainment Denki
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00+¥415 ¥675.99
15A ¥429.00 +¥415 ¥809.82
20A ¥572.00 +¥415 ¥943.65
30A ¥858.00 +¥415 ¥1211.31
40A ¥1144.00 +¥415 ¥1478.97
50A ¥1430.00 +¥415 ¥1746.63
60A ¥1716.00 +¥415 ¥2014.29
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Entertainment Denki plan
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.79
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥30.57
Price simulation

For Amazon Prime members(TEPCO's metered rate B plan、contracted ampere 40A、monthly consumption average of 400kWh)
⇒if you switch to CD Energy Direct's Entertainment Denki, you can save ¥ 8,260 per year (Breakdown: Amazon Prime annual membership fee ¥ 4,900, annual electricity bill ¥ 3,360)

CD Energy Direct:Yoshimoto Denki: tariff table

The base fees for Yoshimoto Denki is cheaper than TEPCO's base fees even if we add the monthly charge for the Osaka channel (annual membership fee divided by 12 months) to the TEPCO fees. In addition, the electricity fees will be cheaper, so if you are an Osaka channel user, the more electricity you use, the better it will be.

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CD Energy Direct:Yoshimoto Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B Plan
+
Osaka Channel Monthly fees
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Yoshimoto Denki
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00+¥415 ¥675.99
15A ¥429.00+¥415 ¥1013.99
20A ¥572.00+¥415 ¥1351.98
30A ¥858.00+¥415 ¥2027.97
40A ¥1144.00+¥415 ¥2703.96
50A ¥1430.00+¥415 ¥3379.95
60A ¥1716.00+¥415 ¥4055.94
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Yoshimoto Denki
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.79
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥30.57
Price simulation

For Osaka Channel members (TEPCO's metered rate B plan、contracted amperes of 40A、monthly consumption average of 400kWh)
⇒If you change to Yoshimoto Denki, You can save ¥8,340 per year(Breakdown: Osaka channel annual membership fee ¥4,980, annual electricity bill ¥3,360)

CD Energy Direct:Kodomo Shinbun Denki:tariff table

The base fees for Yoshimoto Denki is cheaper than TEPCO's base fees even if we add the monthly fees for the Yomiuri KODOMO newspaper (annual membership fee divided by 12 months) to the TEPCO fees. In addition, the electricity fees will be cheaper, so if you are a Yomiuri KODOMO newspaper subscriber, the more electricity you use, the better it will be. 

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CD Energy Direct:Kodomo Shinbun Denki (Kanto area): tariffs table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
+
Kodomo newspaper monthly membership fees
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
KODOMO新聞でんき
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00+¥550 ¥667.66
15A ¥429.00+¥550 ¥1001.49
20A ¥572.00+¥550 ¥1335.32
30A 858.00円+550円 2002.98円
40A ¥1144.00+¥550 ¥2670.64
50A ¥1430.00+¥550 ¥3338.30
60A ¥1716.00+¥550 ¥4005.96
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered lamp B plan
CD Energy Direct
Kodomo Shinbun Denki
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.47
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥26.38
Price simulation

For Kodomo newspaper members (TEPCO's metered rate B plan、contracted amperes of 40A、monthly consumption average of 400kWh)
⇒If you switch to Kodomo Shinbun Denki planyou can save up to ¥10,044 per year. (Breakdown:Kodomo newspaper annual membership ¥6,600、electricity fees ¥3,444)

CD Energy Direct:Game Denki:tariff table

CD Energy Direct's Game Denki is an electricity plan (P) that comes with the 12-month membership for PlayStation Plus or PlayStation(N) that comes with a 12-month membership for PlayStation Now (N). There are two plans (P ・ N). In addition, each membership will be extended according to the renewal of the electricity contract (automatic renewal for 1 year).

The base fees for this plan is a bit more expensive than TEPCO's metered rate B plan. However, if you factor in PlayStation Now or PlayStation Plus's annual membership fees, it becomes cheaper than TEPCO's metered rate B plan if you plan on having a PlayStation membership individually.

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CD Energy Direct:Game Denki (P): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(P)
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥600.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥734.49
20A ¥572.00 ¥868.32
30A ¥858.00 ¥1135.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1403.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1671.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1938.93
TEPCO(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(P)
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.79
300kWh~400kWh ¥30.57
More than 300kWh ¥26.38
CD Energy Direct:Game Denki(N)tariffs table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(P)
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥707.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥841.49
20A ¥572.00 ¥975.32
30A ¥858.00 ¥1242.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1510.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1778.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥2045.96
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(N)
Up to120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.79
300kWh~400kWh ¥30.57
3More than 00kWh ¥26.38
CD Energy Direct:Game Denki (P・N): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(P)
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥1007.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥1141.49
20A 572.00円 1275.32円
30A ¥858.00 ¥1542.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1810.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥2078.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥2345.96
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Game Denki(P・N)
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥25.79
300kWh~400kWh ¥30.57
From 300kWh ¥26.38
Price simulation

For PlayStation Plus and PlayStation Now Members (TEPCO metered rate B plan, contracted ampere 50A, monthly electricity consumption average 450kWh)
⇒If you switch to Game Denki(P・N)you can save ¥14,223 per year(breakdown:PS Plus annual membership fees ¥5,143、PS Now annual membership fees ¥6,980 electricity annual savings ¥2,100)

CD Energy Direct:Points Denki:tariff table

CD Energy Direct's Point Denki has the same fees as TEPCO's metered rate B plan. Instead, you will receive 1% to 6% of D points or Rakuten Super Points according to your monthly electricity bill.

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CD Energy Direct:Points Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Points Denki
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥286.00
15A ¥429.00 ¥429.00
20A ¥572.00 ¥572.00
30A ¥858.00 ¥858.00
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1144.00
50A 1430.00円 1430.00円
60A ¥1716.00 ¥1716.00
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Meterred rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Points Denki
Up to 120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.88
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥26.48
More than 300kWh ¥30.57 ¥30.57
Price simulation

If you are using TEPCO metered rate B plan and your monthly electricity bill is ¥15,000
⇒If you switch to Points Denki you can ¥10,800 worth in points (you can get 900 points per month either in D points or Rakuten Super Points).

CD Energy Direct:Miraito Denki:tariff table

The base fees for Miraito Denki is higher than that of TEPCO metered rate B plan, but the electricity fees are slightly cheaper. In addition, you can get Lil Kansai's Miraito Denki original goods every year.

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CD Energy Direct:Miraito Denki (Kanto area): tariff table
Base fees
Contracted amperes TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
TEPCO
CD Energy Direct
Miraot Denki (Kanto area)
CD Energy Direct
10A ¥286.00 ¥682.66
15A ¥429.00 ¥816.49
20A ¥572.00 ¥950.32
30A ¥858.00 ¥1217.98
40A ¥1144.00 ¥1485.64
50A ¥1430.00 ¥1753.30
60A ¥1716.00 ¥2020.96
Electricity fees(per 1kWh)
  TEPCO
Metered rate B plan
CD Energy Direct
Miraito Denki(Kanto area)
Up to120kWh ¥19.88 ¥19.78
120kWh~300kWh ¥26.48 ¥26.57
300kWh~400kWh ¥30.57
More than 300kWh ¥30.57
Price simulation

TEPCO Metered rate B plan、contracted amperage 40A、electricity monthly consumption average of 400kWh
⇒If you switch to Miraito Denkiyou can save up to ¥700 per year.

CD Energy Direct's gas fees

CD Energy Direct's gas plans consist of three types:

Basic gas Equivalent to Tokyo Gas "general charge" and "hot water eco-plan"
Yukapo gas Equivalent to Tokyo Gas "Warm Plan"
hatsuden table Equivalent to Tokyo Gas "Ene-Farm Power Generation Eco Plan"

Let's look at plan's prices and compare them with Tokyo Gas's prices in the Tokyo area.

CD Energy Direct:Basic gas: tariff table

If you compare CD Energy Direct's basic gas plan fees and Tokyo Gas's basic plan, both the base fees and the gas fees are cheaper.

Furthermore, if you make a contract with electricity and gas as a bundle, the "electricity set discount" will be applied, and 0.5% of the gas charge (excluding the fuel cost adjustment amount) will be discounted, which is even more advantageous.

CD Energy Direct:Basic gas (kanto area): tariff table
Monthly gas usage Tokyo Gas
General fees
Tokyo Gas
CD Energy Direct
Basic Gas
CD Energy Direct
Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³) Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³)
0m³~20m³ ¥759.00 ¥145.31 ¥735.46 ¥140.76
20m³~80m³ ¥1056.00 ¥130.46 ¥1022.38 ¥126.42
80m³~200m³ ¥1232.00 ¥128.26 ¥1193.39 ¥124.28
200m³~500m³ ¥1892.00 ¥124.96 ¥1833.02 ¥121.08
500m³~800m³ ¥6292.00 ¥116.16 ¥6100.61 ¥112.54
More than 800m³ ¥12452.00 ¥108.46 ¥12065.05 ¥105.09

CD Energy Direct:Yukapoka Gas:tariff table

With a home plan that uses gas, hot water, and floor heating, it is similar to Tokyo Gas's "Warm Plan". The price is almost the same as Tokyo Gas, and the electricity set discount does not apply.

The discount menu is the same as "Warm Plan".

CD Energy Direct:Yukapoka Gas (kanto area): tariff table
  Monthly usage Tokyo Gas
Warm plan
Tokyo Gas
CD Energy Direct
Yukapoka Gas
CD Energy Direct
Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³) Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³)
Winter time(Dec~Apr) 0m³~20m³ ¥759.00 ¥145.31 ¥759.00 ¥145.20
20m³~80m³ ¥1265.00 ¥120.01 ¥1265.00 ¥119.90
More than 80m³ ¥2145.00 ¥109.01 ¥2145.00 ¥108.90
Other seasons(May~Nov) 0m³~20m³ 759.00 145.31 759.00 145.20
20m³~80m³ ¥1056.00 ¥130.46 ¥1056.00 ¥130.35
80m³~200m³ ¥1232.00 ¥128.26 ¥1232.00 ¥128.15
200m³~500m³ ¥1892.00 ¥124.96 ¥1892.00 ¥124.85
500m³~800m³ ¥6292.00 ¥116.16 ¥6292.00 ¥116.05
More than 800m³ ¥12452.00 ¥108.46 ¥12452.00 ¥108.35

CD Energy Direct:Hatsuden Gas:tariff table

It is a gas plan for households using the household fuel cell cogeneration system "ENE-FARM". It is a plan equivalent to Tokyo Gas's "Ene-Farm Power Generation Eco Plan". The price is almost the same as Tokyo Gas, and the electricity set discount does not apply.

The discount rate is the same as "Ene-Farm Power Generation Eco Plan".

CD Energy Direct:Hatsuden Gas (Kanto area): tariff table
  Monthly usage Tokyo Gas
Enefarm Plan
Tokyo Gas
CD Energy Direct
Hatsuden Gas
CD Energy Direct
Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³) Basic fees(¥/月) Usage fees(¥/m³)
Winter time(Dec~Apr) 0m³~20m³ ¥759.00円 ¥145.31円 ¥759.00円 ¥145.20円
20m³~80m³ ¥1485.00 ¥109.01 ¥1485.00 ¥108.90
More than 80m³ ¥1925.00 ¥103.51 ¥1925.00 ¥103.40
Other seasons(May~Nov) 0m³~20m³ ¥759.00 ¥145.31 ¥759.00 ¥145.20
More than 20m³ ¥1485.00 ¥109.01 ¥1485.00 ¥108.90

CD Energy Direct's application method

You can apply for an electricity / gas contract from the following. The application procedure is completed in about 5 minutes on the web and in about 15 minutes by phone.

Necessary information for the application

  • Applicant's information(Address・Name・Contact)
  • Current contract details(it is preferable if you have a Meter reading slip ready)
  • Payment information(Bank transfer・Credit card)

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CD Energy Direct - contact

Here is CD Energy Direct's contact information

CD Energy Direct
Customer Center
Free Dial:0120-811-792
Working Hours:Week days 9:00-19:00、Weekends、1/2・1/3 9:00-17:00

Switching to CD Energy Direct for the same address

All cancellation procedures for electric power companies and gas companies that have been used so far will be taken care of by CD Energy Direct. This is to help you transition easily to CD Energy Direct

Switching to CD Energy Direct when moving

To stop electricity and gas at your address before moving, you need to contact the electric power company and gas company you currently using. Apply for and contact CD Energy Direct to provide electricity and gas at your new address to start using their service. Please apply at least one week before the scheduled start date.

In the event that you are moving into a brand new construction or a brand new house, it is necessary to first sign a contract with a major electric power company or gas company in the area before switching to CD Energy Direct because the supply point number is not assigned to the building yet.

CD Energy Direct Frequently Asked Questions

Below、you will find an FAQ section concerning CD Energy Direct

Frequently Asked Questions(CD Energy Direct)
Q1:What is CD Energy Direct?
A1

CD Energy Direct is a utility provider company that has been created as a collaboration between two of the most known utility providers: Chubu Electricity Company and Osaka gas. It supplies gas and power in Tokyo and the Kanto area.

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Q2:What different plans does CD Energy Direct offer for electricity?
A2

CD Energy Direct has standard plans such as "Basic Denki" and "Family Denki", which are cheaper than TEPCO's plans, and "Smart Denki", which is cheaper than TEPCO's all-electric home plan.

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Other plans (life style plans) include "Entertainment Denki" that comes with Amazon Prime, "Game Denki" for gamers, and "Point Denki" that lets you redeem D points and Rakuten points for further benefits.

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Q3:What are CD Energy Direct's gas tariffs and plans?
A3

CD Energy Direct's gas plans include plans equivalent to Tokyo Gas's "general rate," "hot water eco-plan," "warm-plan," and "ENE-FARM power generation eco-plan."

With the "Basic Gas Plan", the gas tariffs will be cheaper compared to TEPCO. Furthermore, if you get the electricity and gas bundle, you will get a 0.5% discount on each plan.

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Q4:Can I switch to CD Energy Direct from another provider while having the same utility quality?
A4

CD Energy Direct uses the same supplying power plants that TEPCO uses, and supplies electricity using the same transmission lines as major electric power companies. City gas is also supplied using the gas vessel of Tokyo Gas. Therefore, even if you switch to CD Energy Direct, the quality and stability of your utilities will be the same.

Q5:Is it easy to switch to CD Enery Direct?

You can apply for switching to CD Energy Direct by phone or on the official website.