April 15, 2015 08:00 ET

IDT Energy Expands Service With New Home Services

Company Takes Steps to Offer a "Whole Home Solution"

NEWARK, NJ--(Marketwired - April 15, 2015) - IDT Energy, Inc. (IDTE), one of the largest independent suppliers of electricity and natural gas to residential and small business customers in the U.S., has teamed with high quality service partners to expand its suite of IDT Energy® Home Services offerings.

The new IDT Energy® Home Services offerings include home warranty, appliance and personal electronics protection plans, customizable home and small business security options, and an array of options to guard against identity theft:

Home Warranty

  • Kitchen appliances and washers/dryers
  • Electrical systems
  • A/C and heating systems
  • Plumbing systems

Personal Electronics Protection
Fixing broken personal electronics can be costly and time consuming. Plans start at $7.95 per month and pay for repair or replacement of covered devices, like:

  • Cell phones
  • Gaming systems
  • Flat panel TVs, remote controls and home theater equipment
  • Computers and peripherals

Home Security
Completely customizable security systems for homes and small businesses starting at $19.95 per month and include:

  • 24/7 security, fire and smoke monitoring
  • Free equipment
  • Tool-free setup in an hour or less
  • No installation fees

Identity Theft Protection
Comprehensive identity protection and credit monitoring helps safeguard finances, credit score and reputation. IDTE customers qualify for a free trial and 10% off all membership plans.

"Choice is a core principle upon which we operate our business. It's the reason why most of our energy supply programs come free of long-term commitments and termination fees. With the addition of these new home services offerings, we are pleased to provide new ways to better protect customers' homes and belongings," said Geoff Rochwarger, IDT Energy CEO. 

IDT Energy already offers fixed and variable-rate electricity and natural gas supply options and green electricity supply to homes and small businesses throughout the markets it serves.

"These new programs bring us a step closer to providing a 'whole home solution,' one that begins with electricity and natural gas supply and adds peace of mind protection for critical home systems, personal belongings and finances," added Rochwarger.

For more information about the IDT Energy® Home Services offering, visit

About IDT Energy:
IDT Energy is one of the largest independent retail energy providers (REP) supplying natural gas and electricity to residential and small business customers in the Eastern United States, and offers home and property warranty, protection and repair services. IDT Energy is a subsidiary of Genie Energy Ltd (NYSE: GNE) (NYSE: GNEPRA). For more information, please visit or

Contact Information

  • Contact IDT Energy:
    Bill Ulrey
    P: (973) 438-3848
    E-mail: Email contact