Insights into Helping Your Family Live Brighter
Your family is filled with the most important people in your life, so it makes sense that you want to enjoy quality time with them. In this section, we'll provide tips, advice, recipes, teaching moments, and more – all designed to entertain and educate your family about energy and energy-related topics. We’ll even help you travel in style!
Posted August 8, 2017 by Jessica Bivins
In the summer, there is nothing more tempting than blasting the A/C. However, this can get expensive, and if your air conditioner breaks, it always seems to happen at the … READ MORE A Summer Survival Guide to Limited or No Air Conditioning
Posted August 7, 2017 by Vernon Trollinger
Possibly the biggest factor affecting your electric bill is the weather. It not only directly influences how much you use to heat or cool your home but also affects the … READ MORE What’s the Weather? Relief from the Heat and Hurricane Update
Posted August 4, 2017 by Jessica Bivins
What’s your favorite holiday? Most people choose Christmas, Thanksgiving, Halloween or one of the other big ones. But those who are always looking for a deal and a way to … READ MORE When is Tax-Free Weekend in My State?
Posted August 3, 2017 by Jessica Bivins
The grind of another school year is about to begin again and your schedule — which was already busy this summer — is once again about to go into overdrive. … READ MORE 8 Apps to Make Your Life Easier
Posted July 26, 2017 by Ebony Porter
Gardening is a hobby that you can spend a lifetime learning about. Seasons change, seeds fail or thrive, and just when you think you know it all, you realize how … READ MORE The Basics of Gardening
Posted July 20, 2017 by Ebony Porter
Welcome to Plugging Into Your Kids from Direct Energy. In this series, we will share ways you can spend focused time with your children – specifically by unplugging from technology. We want to … READ MORE How to Camp With Your Kids, In the Living Room!