Three gas companies that have a presence in multiple states and online bill payment options are Atmos Energy, Direct Energy and Xcel Energy. Customers of these companies can pay their bills online by logging into their customer accounts.
As of 2015, Atmos Energy Corporation operates in select states such as Texas, Louisiana, Colorado, Virginia and Mississippi, with company headquarters in Dallas. The company provides both home and business service. Home service customers can sign up for service on the Atmos website and manage their bills through their personal website accounts. Customers can opt for a one-time online payment or automated deduction that charges their credit or debit cards each month. The company also allows customers to pay via phone, mail-in or payment drop-off.
Direct Energy provides electricity and natural gas services in select states. The company website lets visitors view services by state. Online payers also have the option to make a donation for other residents through the Neighbor to Neighbor program.
As of 2015, Xcel Energy operates in eight states, including Wisconsin, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and South Dakota. As with Atmos Energy, customers can create an account and set up one-time or automated payments. Payment options can vary by state. A small fee applies to online payments.